Eddington"s Search for a Fundamental Theory A Key to the Universe by C. W. Kilmister

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  • Cosmology & the universe,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Philosophy & Social Aspects,
  • Science,
  • Physics,
  • Physics--Philosophy--History,
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  • Science / Physics,
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  • Philosophy,
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Number of Pages268
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ISBN 100521017289
ISBN 109780521017282
OCLC/WorldCa68800453

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