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One scientist"s journey an essay about basic research from the Carnegie Institution of Washington by Patricia Parratt Craig

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Published by Carnegie Institution of Washington] in [Washington, D.C .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Brown, Donald D.,
  • Carnegie Institution of Washington.,
  • Biologists -- Washington (D.C.) -- Biography,
  • Molecular Biology -- biography.,
  • Molecular biology -- Research -- Washington (D.C.)

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statement[Patricia Parratt].
SeriesPerspectives in science -- no. 4
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQH31B87 P37 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination40 p. :
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18186544M

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