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The history of nature

Ernst U. von Weizsäcker

The history of nature

by Ernst U. von Weizsäcker

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science -- Philosophy

  • Edition Notes

    StatementC.F. von Weizsäcker.
    SeriesPhoenix books, Frye annotated -- no. 963
    ContributionsFrye, Northrop.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 191 p. :
    Number of Pages191
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17418519M

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