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So human an animal

how we are shaped by surroundings and events

by RenГ© J. Dubos

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  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Transaction Publishers in New Brunswick, N.J., U.S.A .
Written in English

  • Human ecology.,
  • Human beings -- Effect of environment on.,
  • Technology and civilization.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRené Dubos ; with a new introduction by Jill Cooper & David Mechanic.
    LC ClassificationsHM206 .D87 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 267 p. ;
    Number of Pages267
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL351954M
    ISBN 100765804298
    LC Control Number98011413

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