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Antoine-Laurent Lavoisier, chemist and revolutionary by Henry Guerlac

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Published by Scribner in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Lavoisier, Antoine Laurent, 1743-1794.

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Edition Notes

StatementHenry Guerlac.
SeriesDSB editions
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQD22.L4 G82
The Physical Object
Pagination174 p. :
Number of Pages174
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5187998M
ISBN 10068414221X, 0684142228
LC Control Number75007596

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