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How Nature Works

The Science of Self-Organized Criticality

by Per Bak

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Published by Springer-Verlag Telos .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages212
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Open LibraryOL7449781M
ISBN 10038798738X
ISBN 109780387987385

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