Biographies of scientists for sci-tech libraries adding faces to the facts

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Published by Haworth Press in New York .

Written in English

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  • Scientists -- Biography.,
  • Engineers -- Biography.,
  • Science -- Bio-bibliography.,
  • Engineering -- Bio-bibliography.

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StatementTony Stankus, editor.
ContributionsStankus, Tony.
LC ClassificationsQ141 .B535 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 228 p. ;
Number of Pages228
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1551425M
ISBN 101560242140
LC Control Number91031241

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