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Prominent scientists of continental Europe.

John Turkevich

Prominent scientists of continental Europe.

by John Turkevich

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Published by American Elsevier Pub. Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Scientists -- Europe -- Biography.,
    • Scientists -- Europe -- Directories.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementCompiled by John Turkevich and Ludmilla B. Turkevich.
      ContributionsTurkevich, Ludmilla Buketoff, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQ141 .T82
      The Physical Object
      Pagination204 p.
      Number of Pages204
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5611918M
      ISBN 100444000461
      LC Control Number68019786
      OCLC/WorldCa441153

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      In spite of its title, this is not another book about Thomas Young, the subject of Andrew Robinsons The Last Man Who Knew Everything (). If anyone deserves that description, it is indeed Young, a linguist, classical scholar, translator of the Rosetta Stone, medical doctor and pioneering scientist at a time when scientists were very much /5.   The mountains, however, would quickly develop thick ice caps that would tend to gradually descend into the valleys. Because of the warm Baltic Sea and North Atlantic Ocean, snow and ice build-up on continental Europe would be delayed. The British Isles, surrounded by warm water, would not be glaciated at all at the : Michael J. Oard.


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