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Ballistics in the seventeenth century

A. Rupert Hall

Ballistics in the seventeenth century

a studyin the relations of science and war with reference principally to England.

by A. Rupert Hall

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Published by Cambridge U.P in Cambridge .
Written in English


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Pagination186p.,ill.,23cm
Number of Pages186
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19948387M

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