4 edition of History of science and technology found in the catalog.
History of science and technology
Kenneth John Rider
Previous ed. 1967.
|Statement||by K.J. Rider.|
|LC Classifications||Z7405.H6, Z7914.H5|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||75|
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