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man who knew too much

the strange and inventive life of Robert Hooke, 1635-1703

by Stephen Inwood

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Hooke, Robert, 1635-1703.,
    • Scientists -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
    • Architects -- Great Britain -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [471]-481) and index.

      StatementStephen Inwood.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQ143.H7 I58 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxix, 497 p., [16] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages497
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3748656M
      ISBN 100333782860
      LC Control Number2003430700

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