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The game of science

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Published by Brooks/Cole Pub. Co. in Monterey, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGarvin McCain, Erwin M. Segal ; [cartoons, Tony Hall, illustrations, Coast Graphics].
    ContributionsSegal, Erwin M., 1936-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ162 .M45 1982
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 230 p. :
    Number of Pages230
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4260530M
    ISBN 10081850482X
    LC Control Number81006170
    OCLC/WorldCa7552216

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