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Cultural contacts of science.

Gregory, Richard Arman Sir

Cultural contacts of science.

[Lecture delivered Dec. 8, 1938]

by Gregory, Richard Arman Sir

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Published by Carnegie Inst. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science -- History

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination56 p.
    Number of Pages56
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15165248M

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    For a given people or culture, the results of these events may range from the beneficial to the disastrous. This course will examine a series of such cultural contacts, and explore the complex consequences that transformed the lives of people and nations. Plunder on the High Seas was written by students in the History of Cultural Contact Course. Buy Nuclear is for Life: A Cultural Revolution by Wade Allison (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.


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