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The vital machine

a study of technology and organic life
  • 192 Pages
  • 3.88 MB
  • 7411 Downloads
  • English
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Oxford University Press , New York
Technology -- Philo
StatementDavid F. Channell.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsT14 .C464 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 192 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1862591M
ISBN 100195060407
LC Control Number90020273

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