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Science in Russian culture

Alexander Vucinich

Science in Russian culture

a history to 1860

by Alexander Vucinich

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  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Owen in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science -- Soviet Union -- 19th century.,
  • Science and civilization -- Soviet Union.

  • Edition Notes

    First published 1963.

    StatementAlexander Vucinich.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv,463p. ;
    Number of Pages463
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19824838M

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