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Science and politics in the ancient world.

Benjamin Farrington

Science and politics in the ancient world.

by Benjamin Farrington

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Published by Allen & Unwin in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Previous ed., 1939.

SeriesUniversity books -- no.29
The Physical Object
Pagination243p.,22cm
Number of Pages243
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16197813M

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