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A matter of wonder

G. Schatz

A matter of wonder

what biology tells about us, our world, and our dreams

by G. Schatz

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Published by Karger in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biology,
  • Philosophy

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGottfried Schatz ; translated by Andrew Shields
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH331 .S2813 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24838975M
    ISBN 109783805597449
    LC Control Number2011009950

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