6 edition of A scientist"s voice in American culture found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 279-292) and index.
|Statement||Albert E. Moyer.|
|LC Classifications||Q143.N49 M68 1992|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xviii, 301 p.,  p. of plates :|
|Number of Pages||301|
|LC Control Number||91048271|
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