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Title:
Smoot's ear : the measure of humanity
Author:
Tavernor, Robert.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New Haven [Conn.] ; London : Yale University Press, [2007]

©2007
Physical Description:
xvi, 249 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Introduction : measure and meaning -- Body and measure -- Science and measure -- Defining the revolutionary metric system -- The decisive separation -- Anglo-Saxon resistance -- Measures of pure conception.
ISBN:
9780300124927
Format :
Book