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Building Blocks of Matter A Supplement to the Macmillan Encyclopedia of Physics (MacMillan Science Library) by John S. Rigden

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Published by MacMillan Reference Books .
Written in English

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Number of Pages530
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Open LibraryOL7269560M
ISBN 100028657039
ISBN 109780028657035

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