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A century of science in America

with special reference to the American journal of science, 1818-1918

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Published by Scholarly Resources in Wilmington, Del .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • American journal of science.,
    • Science -- United States -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Edward Salisbury Dana ... [et al.].
      SeriesMrs. Hepsa Ely Silliman memorial lectures.
      ContributionsDana, Edward Salisbury, 1849-1935.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQ127.U6 C3 1973
      The Physical Object
      Pagination458 p., [21] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages458
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5310298M
      ISBN 100842016546
      LC Control Number72094344

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