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Thinking about time

Randy Wiseman

Thinking about time

by Randy Wiseman

  • 188 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Midwest Publications in Pacific Grove, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mathematics -- Problems, exercises, etc,
  • Time perception -- Study and teaching,
  • Time measurements -- Study and teaching

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Randy Wiseman
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 v. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16728700M
    ISBN 100894552937, 0894552945, 0894552953

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