Die technowissenschaftlichen Laboratorien der Frühen Neuzeit

@article{Klein2008DieTL,
  title={Die technowissenschaftlichen Laboratorien der Fr{\"u}hen Neuzeit},
  author={U. K. A. Klein},
  journal={NTM Zeitschrift f{\"u}r Geschichte der Wissenschaften, Technik und Medizin},
  year={2008},
  volume={16},
  pages={5-38}
}
  • U. Klein
  • Published 6 March 2008
  • History
  • NTM Zeitschrift für Geschichte der Wissenschaften, Technik und Medizin
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