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The scientific work of René Descartes (1596-1650)

J. F. Scott

The scientific work of René Descartes (1596-1650)

by J. F. Scott

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Published by Taylor and Francis in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Descartes, René, 1596-1650.,
  • Science -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJ. F. Scott ; with a foreword by H. W. Turnbull.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ125 .S44 1976
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[10], 211 p., plate :
    Number of Pages211
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4602403M
    ISBN 100850661102
    LC Control Number77365445

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