Van Nostrand's Scientific EncyclopediaBook - 1976
Coverage of major scientific topics including animal life, biosciences, chemistry, earth and atmospheric sciences, energy sources and power technology, mathematics and information sciences, materials and engineering sciences, medicine, anatomy, and physiology, physics, plant sciences, space and planetary sciences. Contains over 7,000 articles contributed by more than 250 experts.
Publisher: New York : Van Nostrand Reinhold Co., c1976.
Edition: 5th ed.
Characteristics: 2370 p. : ill. ; 31 cm.