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short history of chemistry.

Rose Stern

short history of chemistry.

by Rose Stern

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Published by J.M. Dent, E.P. Dutton in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chemistry -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of 1924 ed.

    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 152 p. :
    Number of Pages152
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21370646M

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