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Problems of life; an evaluation of modern biological thought.

Ludwig von Bertalanffy

Problems of life; an evaluation of modern biological thought.

by Ludwig von Bertalanffy

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Published by Wiley in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biology.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsBertalanffy, Ludwig von, 1901-1972.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 216 p.
    Number of Pages216
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17642027M

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