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What is vital force? or, A short and comprehensive sketch, including vital physics, animal morphology, and epidemics; to which is added an appendix upon geology: Is the detrital theory of geology tenable? by Richard Fawcett Battye

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Published by Trübner in London .
Written in English


  • Vital force.,
  • Epidemics.,
  • Life (Biology),
  • Geology.

Book details:

The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 335 p.
Number of Pages335
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14048192M

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