7 edition of Taming the atom found in the catalog.
Originally published: New York : Random House, c1992.
|Statement||Hans Christian von Baeyer.|
|LC Classifications||QC24.5 .V68 2000|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxv, 239 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||239|
|LC Control Number||00031843|
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