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Science and survival.

Barry Commoner

Science and survival.

by Barry Commoner

  • 173 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Viking Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science and civilization.,
  • Pollution.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ125 .C56
    The Physical Object
    Pagination150 p.
    Number of Pages150
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17756699M

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The conspicuous feature of any period is likely to be blamed for its troubles, and in the twentieth century science must play the scapegoat. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Commoner, Barry, Science and survival.

New York: Viking Press, (OCoLC) Document Type. New York: London: Ballantine Books, London: Distributed by Pan Books. Edition/Format: Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

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