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Time, science and philosophy

by Hector C. Parr

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Lutterworth Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy and science,
  • Time

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [153]) and index.

    StatementHector C. Parr.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB67 .P32 1997
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p. :
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL308363M
    ISBN 100718829646
    LC Control Number97217736
    OCLC/WorldCa37809794

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