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Published by Accademia nazionale dei Lincei in Roma .
Written in English


  • Boltzmann, Ludwig, 1844-1906 -- Congresses.,
  • Statistical mechanics -- Congresses.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesBoltzman"s legacy one hundred fifty years after his birth
SeriesAtti dei convegni lincei,, 131
ContributionsBoltzmann, Ludwig, 1844-1906.
LC ClassificationsQC174.7 .B65 1997
The Physical Object
Pagination256 p. :
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL298174M
LC Control Number97204768

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