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Makers of Science: 5-Volume Set
Makers of Science: 5-Volume Set by Gjertsen, Derek 0195216806 9780195216806
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Makers of Science: 5-Volume Set by Gjertsen, Derek

Meet the Makers of Science! Discover the fascinating achievements of the worlds greatest scientists, past and present. From Aristotle, Galileo, and Darwin to Einstein, Feynman, and Hawking, Makers of Science explores the complex history of scientific achievement in a fresh and lively way by looking at the lives and times of its greatest minds. Along the way, social and cultural events, such as the French Revolution, womens rights, and World War II, are explored to help place each individuals life and work in context. The final volume contains a glossary of scientific terms, suggestions for further reading, and a comprehensive index. Lavishly illustrated with drawings, portraits, and photographs, Makers of Science is an indispensable five-volume reference set, offering an accessible window into how science works in the world.

Author: Gjertsen, Derek

Language: English

Binding: Hardcover

Pages: 480

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Publication Date: 2002-02-07

Our Price: $5.65

ISBN: 0195216806

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