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Published by University Of Chicago Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Earth Sciences - Geology,
  • Philosophy & Social Aspects,
  • Science / Philosophy & Social Aspects,
  • Earth Sciences - General,
  • Science,
  • Early works to 1800,
  • Geology,
  • Historical geology,
  • Paleontology,
  • Science/Mathematics

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsClaudine Cohen (Translator), Andre Wakefield (Translator)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages204
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10191663M
ISBN 100226112969
ISBN 109780226112961

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