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A natural history of vision

by Nicholas Wade

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Published by MIT Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vision -- History,
  • Physiological optics -- History,
  • Vision -- physiology,
  • Visual Perception -- physiology

  • Edition Notes

    StatementNicholas J. Wade.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQP475 .W24 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 466 p. :
    Number of Pages466
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL676451M
    ISBN 100262231948
    LC Control Number97022697

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