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Maxwell"s demons

by Ben Bova

  • 176 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Baronet Pub. Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science fiction, American,
  • Science

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBen Bova.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ4.B782 Max, PS3552.O84 Max
    The Physical Object
    Pagination321 p. ;
    Number of Pages321
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4448800M
    ISBN 10089437043X
    LC Control Number79110954
    OCLC/WorldCa4403768

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