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common sense of science

Bronowski, Jacob

common sense of science

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science -- Philosophy

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    Statementby J. Bronowski
    The Physical Object
    Pagination154 p. ;
    Number of Pages154
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14994505M


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