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Ten famous Irish scientists

John F. McCartney

Ten famous Irish scientists

by John F. McCartney

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Published by Montgomery in Omagh .
Written in English


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Statementby John F. McCartney.
The Physical Object
Pagination35p.
Number of Pages35
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13934688M

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