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Dawn of modern science from the Arabs to Leonardo da Vinci by Thomas Goldstein

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English


  • Science, Renaissance

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Edition Notes

StatementThomas Goldstein.
LC ClassificationsQ125.2 .G64
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 297 p. :
Number of Pages297
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4419517M
ISBN 100395262984
LC Control Number79023753

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