4 edition of On understanding the world and the universe found in the catalog.
On understanding the world and the universe
George Francis Rayner Ellis
|Statement||G. F. R. Ellis.|
|Series||Inaugural lecture : New series - University of Cape Town ; no. 27, Inaugural lecture (University of Cape Town) ;, no. 27.|
|LC Classifications||DT1701 .I53 no. 27, QA7 .I53 no. 27|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||18 p. :|
|Number of Pages||18|
|LC Control Number||75322524|
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