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City of Light: The Story of Fiber Optics by  Jeff Hecht - Hardcover - 3rd Printing - 1999 - from Quaint Book Shop, IOBA (SKU: 847)

City of Light: The Story of Fiber Optics

City of Light: The Story of Fiber Optics by  Jeff Hecht - Hardcover - 3rd Printing - 1999 - from Quaint Book Shop, IOBA (SKU: 847)
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City of Light: The Story of Fiber Optics

by Hecht, Jeff

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  • hardcover
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ISBN 10
0195108183
ISBN 13
9780195108187
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Oxford University Press, New York, 1999. 3rd Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine Condition/Fine. Book Signed by Author. Near Fine HB in Fine DJ, protected by archival polyester cover. Signed by author on plate attached to FEP: "Best wishes/[sign]" Third printing. xii, 316 p.: ill.; 24 cm. Black textured paper over boards w/bright silver title on spine. Corners sharp; minimal shelf wear along bottom edge. Text block is tight, bright and unmarked; in "as new" conditon. Unclipped DJ in "as new" condition. Size: Octavo (8vo; up to 9 3/4" / 20-25 cm tall). 316 pages. Item Type: Book. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 lb 7 oz. Category: SCIENCE; Light; Science & Technology. Signed by Author. ISBN: 0195108183. ISBN/EAN: 9780195108187. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 847. . 9780195108187

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Bookseller
Quaint Book Shop, IOBA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
847
Title
City of Light: The Story of Fiber Optics
Author
Hecht, Jeff
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine Condition
Jacket condition
Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
3rd Printing
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0195108183
ISBN 13
9780195108187
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1999
Keywords
BZDB22
Bookseller catalogs
SCIENCE; Light;

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Quaint Book Shop is an online bookselling service that features regional and local history, classic children's and religious books and specializes in Kenneth Roberts books.

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