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Brewster, Sir David (1781-1868), natural philosopher and academic administrator

Alison Morrison-Low

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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