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The life and scientific legacy of George Porter

The life and scientific legacy of George Porter

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Published by Imperial College Press in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Porter, George, -- Sir, -- 1920-

  • Edition Notes

    Statementeditors, David Phillips, James Barber.
    ContributionsPhillips, D. 1939-, Barber, J. 1940-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQD22.P694 L55 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 640 p. :
    Number of Pages640
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17942727M
    ISBN 101860946607, 186094695X
    ISBN 109781860946608, 9781860946950
    LC Control Number2006284194

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