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Surfaces and Essences: Analogy as the Fuel and Fire of Thinking 1st Edition

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ISBN-10: 0465018475
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  • Hardcover: 592 pages
  • Publisher: Basic Books; 1 edition (April 23, 2013)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0465018475
  • ISBN-13: 978-0465018475
  • Product Dimensions: 7.9 x 1.9 x 9.5 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 2.2 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 3.8 out of 5 stars 69 customer reviews
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