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The Measure of Reality: Quantification and Western Society, 1250-1600

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ISBN-10: 0521554276
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  • Paperback: 262 pages
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press (December 13, 1997)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0521554276
  • ISBN-13: 978-0521554275
  • ASIN: 0521639905
  • Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.7 x 9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars 28 customer reviews
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #517,861 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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