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Petit point

a candid portrait on the aberrations of science

by Pierre-Gilles de Gennes

  • 219 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by World Scientific Pub./DL Pub. in Hackensack, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scientists -- Attitudes,
  • Scientists -- Humor

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPierre-Gilles de Gennes.
    GenreHumor.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ147 .G4613 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3309649M
    ISBN 109812560114
    LC Control Number2004058368

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