Metaphors and models

an inaugural lecture delivered before the Universityof Newcastle upon Tyne on Monday, 12th October 1964
  • 22 Pages
  • 0.95 MB
  • English
University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne , Newcastle-upon-Tyne
StatementBarbara M. H. Strang.
SeriesInaugural lectures / University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne -- 1965, Inaugural lectures (University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne) -- 1965.
The Physical Object
Pagination22p.,ill. ;
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Open LibraryOL20277095M

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