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Philip Morrison"s long look at the literature

his reviews of one hundred memorable books

by Philip Morrison

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  • 6 Currently reading

Published by W.H. Freeman in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scientific American,
  • Science -- Book reviews

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Philip Morrison
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ158.5 .M67 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 351 p. ;
    Number of Pages351
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16689956M
    ISBN 100716721074
    LC Control Number89-23784

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