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Privileged Hands

A Scientific Life

by Geerat Vermeij

  • 30 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by W.H. Freeman & Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Evolution,
  • Vermeij, Geerat J.,,
  • Blind biologists,
  • Biology (General),
  • Scientists,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • United States,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Scientists - General,
  • Life Sciences - Evolution,
  • 1946-,
  • Biography,
  • Biologists

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages297
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7835087M
    ISBN 100716729547
    ISBN 109780716729549

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