Atoms, men, and stars a survey of the latest developments of physical science and their relation to life by Rogers D. Rusk

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Statementby Rogers D. Rusk.
SeriesEssay index reprint series
LC ClassificationsQC7 .R9 1971
The Physical Object
Paginationxxviii, 289, ix p.
Number of Pages289
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5705811M
ISBN 100836923324
LC Control Number70156712

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