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Milestones in science and technology : the ready reference guide to discoveries, inventions, and facts

Author: Ellis Mount; Barbara A List
Publisher: Phoenix, Ariz. : Oryx Press, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Contains 1,250 alphabetical entries on important scientific developments and inventions, including who invented what, and where and when the invention occurred.
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Mount, Ellis.
Milestones in science and technology.
Phoenix, Ariz. : Oryx Press, 1994
(OCoLC)621719877
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ellis Mount; Barbara A List
ISBN: 0897746716 9780897746717
OCLC Number: 28417789
Description: viii, 206 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: Alphabetical listing of terms--Listing of cited references--Listing of references of interest--Personal name index--Chronological index--Geogrphical index--Field of study index.
Responsibility: by Ellis Mount and Barbara A. List.

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Presents the facts, history, names and dates behind 1250 major accomplishments in science and technology. Each subject is covered in 150-600 words, and may be found through any one of four indexes:  Read more...

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