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Plastic fantastic

Eugenie Samuel Reich

Plastic fantastic

how the biggest fraud in physics shook the scientific world

by Eugenie Samuel Reich

  • 213 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Schön, Jan Hendrik, -- 1970-,
  • Physicists -- Germany -- Biography.,
  • Fraud in science.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementEugenie Samuel Reich.
    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC16.S26456 R45 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22795897M
    ISBN 100230224679
    LC Control Number2008051801

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