4 edition of Science, technology, and the humanities in recent American fiction found in the catalog.
Science, technology, and the humanities in recent American fiction
|Statement||Peter Freese, Charles B. Harris (eds.).|
|Series||Arbeiten zur Amerikanistik ;, Bd. 36|
|Contributions||Freese, Peter., Harris, Charles B., Universität-Gesamthochschule Paderborn., Illinois State University.|
|LC Classifications||PS374.S33 S35 2004|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||611 p. :|
|Number of Pages||611|
|LC Control Number||2004365925|
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