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Theories of light

A. I. Sabra

Theories of light

from Descartes to Newton

by A. I. Sabra

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Published by Oldbourne in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Light.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] A. I. Sabra.
    SeriesOldbourne history of science library, Oldbourne history of science library
    The Physical Object
    Pagination363 p.
    Number of Pages363
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17636411M

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