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Science education in Scotland and Ireland, 1750 to 1900

B. B. Kelham

Science education in Scotland and Ireland, 1750 to 1900

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Published by UMIST in Manchester .
Written in English


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StatementSupervised by: Cardwell, D.S.L..
ContributionsCardwell, D. S. L., Supervisor., History of Science and Technology.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21846613M

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