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Time as a human artefact

Eric R. Woolmington

Time as a human artefact

by Eric R. Woolmington

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Published by Dept. of Geography, Royal Military College in Duntroon [Australia] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Time -- Addresses, essays, lectures,
  • Space and time -- Addresses, essays, lectures

  • Edition Notes

    StatementE. R. Woolmington.
    SeriesOccasional paper - Department of Geography, Royal Military College ; no. 22
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBD638 .W66 1979
    The Physical Object
    Pagination14 p. ;
    Number of Pages14
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4195625M
    LC Control Number80474431

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