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Science and the crisis in society

by F. H. George

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Published by Wiley-Interscience in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science and civilization,
  • Civilization, Modern -- 1950-

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 167-168.

    Statement[by] Frank H. George.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCB428 .G46
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 168 p.
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5447268M
    ISBN 100471296309
    LC Control Number73138672
    OCLC/WorldCa136800

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