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A Dictionary of scientific quotations

Author: Alan L Mackay
Publisher: Bristol [England] ; Philadelphia : Institute of Physics Pub., ©1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [2nd ed.]View all editions and formats
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Presents a selection of scientific quotations that include graffiti, lines of song, proverbs, and poetry.

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Genre/Form: Quotations
Quotations, maxims, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alan L Mackay
ISBN: 0750301066 9780750301060
OCLC Number: 27014880
Notes: Revised edition of A Harvest of a quiet eye. Bristol: Institute of Physics, 1977.
Includes index.
Description: xii, 297 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Original title: a harvest of a quiet eye.
Other Titles: Harvest of a quiet eye.
Responsibility: [compiled] by Alan L. MacKay ; with a foreword by the late Sir Peter Medawar.

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