5 edition of **The origins of statics** found in the catalog.

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Published
**1991**
by Kluwer Academic in Dordrecht, Boston
.

Written in English

- Mechanics -- History.,
- Statics.

**Edition Notes**

Statement | Pierre Duhem ; translated from the French by Grant F. Leneaux, Victor N. Vagliente, Guy H. Wagener ; with a foreword by Stanley L. Jaki. |

Series | Boston studies in the philosophy of science ;, v. 123 |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | Q174 .B67 vol. 123, QA802 .B67 vol. 123 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | xxxv, 593 p. : |

Number of Pages | 593 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL1882890M |

ISBN 10 | 0792308980 |

LC Control Number | 90043686 |

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