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The shape of minds to come by John Gerald Taylor

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Published by Weybright and Talley in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Brain,
  • Intellect

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 263-268.

Statementby John Taylor.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQP398 .T37
The Physical Object
Pagination278 p.
Number of Pages278
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4913131M
LC Control Number76119908

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