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Parallels in physics and biology.

Patrick Anderson Macdonald

Parallels in physics and biology.

by Patrick Anderson Macdonald

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Published by Ryerson Press in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science.,
  • Science -- Philosophy.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ171 .M1125
    The Physical Object
    Pagination74 p.
    Number of Pages74
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5810235M
    LC Control Number60043069
    OCLC/WorldCa11578388

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