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Computers in the humanities

J L. Mitchell

Computers in the humanities

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Published by Edinburgh U.P. .
Written in English


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Statemented. by J.L. Mitchell.
The Physical Object
Pagination318p.
Number of Pages318
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13655679M

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