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Science and politics in the ancient world

Benjamin Farrington

Science and politics in the ancient world

by Benjamin Farrington

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science, Ancient.,
  • Science and state.,
  • Religion and science -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Benjamin Farrington.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ125 .F24x 1940
    The Physical Object
    Pagination243 p. ;
    Number of Pages243
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2670228M
    LC Control Number85666448

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