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Science in a tavern

Slichter, Charles Sumner

Science in a tavern

essays and diversions on science in the making

by Slichter, Charles Sumner

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Published by The University of Wisconsin Press in Madison .
Written in English

  • Science.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement(by) Charles S. Slichter.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 206 p. :
    Number of Pages206
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19136890M

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