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Astrology, science, and society

Astrology, science, and society

historical essays

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Published by Boydell Press in Woodbridge, Suffolk, Wolfeboro, N.H .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Astrology -- History -- Congresses.,
    • Europe -- Intellectual life -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Patrick Curry.
      ContributionsCurry, Patrick., Warburg Institute.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBF1676 .A28 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 302 p. :
      Number of Pages302
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2729305M
      ISBN 10085115459X
      LC Control Number86023304

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