The sleepwalkers a history of man"s changing vision of the universe. by Arthur Koestler

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Published by Hutchinson in London .

Written in English

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  • Astronomy -- History.,
  • Religion and science -- History.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliography.

Book details

StatementWith an introd. by Herbert Butterfield.
LC ClassificationsBL245 .K63
The Physical Object
Pagination624 p.
Number of Pages624
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5779820M
LC Control Number59024939

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