Images of the Earth essays in the history of the environmental sciences by New perspectives in the history of geology (Conference) (1977 New Hall, Cambridge)

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Published by British Society for the History of Science in [U.K.] .

Written in English

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Edition Notes

Proceedings of a conference entitled "New Perspectives in the History of Geology" held at New Hall, Cambridge, April 1977.

Book details

Statementedited by Ludmilla Jordanova and Roy Porter.
SeriesBSHS monographs -- 1
ContributionsJordanova, L. J., Porter, Roy, 1946-
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 293p. ;
Number of Pages293
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22623282M
ISBN 100906450128

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