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|Statement||edited with commentaries by Henry A. Boorse and Lloyd Motz. Foreword by I. I. Rabi.|
|Contributions||Motz, Lloyd, 1910- joint ed.|
|LC Classifications||QC173 .B56|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||2 v. (xxvi, 1873 p.)|
|Number of Pages||1873|
|LC Control Number||66011693|
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