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Our place in the cosmos

Fred Hoyle

Our place in the cosmos

the unfinished revolution

by Fred Hoyle

  • 94 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Phoenix in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Evolution (Biology),
  • Life -- Origin.,
  • Life on other planets.,
  • Microorganisms -- Dispersal.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementFred Hoyle & Chandra Wickramasinghe.
    ContributionsWickramasinghe, N. C. 1939-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH325 .H69 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 190 p. :
    Number of Pages190
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19695036M
    ISBN 101857994337
    OCLC/WorldCa36675419

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