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This famous book, first published in 1929 was considerably revised and enlarged in its fourth edition, which is being reprinted now. This edition had the addition of a postscript by Professor I. Bernard Cohen containing a list of reading, with comments on them to guide the readers.
Science in the Ancient World
The Middle Ages
The Newtonian Epoch
The Eighteenth Century
Nineteenth-Century Science and Philosophic Thought
Further Development in Biology and Anthropology
The New Era in Physics
The Stellar Universe
Scientific Philosophy and its Outlook
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ISBN: 9780521093668 ISBN-10: 052109366X Audience:
Tertiary; University or College
Number Of Pages: 576 Published: 3rd March 1948 Publisher: CAMBRIDGE UNIV PR Country of Publication: GB Dimensions (cm): 23.37 x 15.24
Weight (kg): 0.77