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The heritage of Copernicus : theories "pleasing to the mind"

Author: Jerzy Neyman
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, 1977, ©1974.
Series: MIT Press paperback edition
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st MIT Press pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Nicolaus Copernicus; Nicolaus Copernicus
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jerzy Neyman
ISBN: 0262640163 9780262640169
OCLC Number: 3782496
Notes: "The Copernican volume of the National Academy of Sciences."
Description: vii, 542 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Series Title: MIT Press paperback edition
Responsibility: edited by Jerzy Neyman.

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