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The nature of light

an historical survey

by Vasco Ronchi

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Optique,
  • Optique physiologique,
  • Histoire

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 288 p.
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26339890M
    ISBN 100674605268
    ISBN 109780674605268
    OCLC/WorldCa869314177

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