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5 edition of The prospect of immortality. found in the catalog.

The prospect of immortality.

by R. C. W. Ettinger

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Immortality.,
  • Resuscitation.,
  • Longevity.,
  • Artificial hibernation.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [181]-188.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQP85 .E8
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 190 p.
    Number of Pages190
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5912047M
    LC Control Number64013850

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