1 edition of autobiography of a scientist found in the catalog.
autobiography of a scientist
|Other titles||Memoirs of Doctor Henry Manure., Manure, Henry, Memoirs of Dr.|
|LC Classifications||Q167 .A9, Q167 .A9|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix,  p., 3 ℗ ., -176 p., 1 ℗ .|
|Number of Pages||176|
|LC Control Number||36031763|
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In this book, completed shortly before his death from pancreatic cancer. The autobiography of a scientist; being the memoirs of Doctor Henry Manure, professor of archaeology, palaeontology and Egyptology at Derby town university as recorded by his amanuensis.
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