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  • ISBN: 9780199663279
  • ISBN: 0199663270
  • Physical Description: print
    x, 436 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps, portraits (some color) ; 26 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2017.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 411-422) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Part 1. Seeking origins -- Science in the ancient Mediterranean world / James Evans -- Science in ancient China / Donald Harper -- Science in the medieval Christian and Islamic worlds / Steven J. Livesey and Sonja Brentjes -- Science in the pre-modern east / Dagmar Schaefer -- The scientific revolution / John Henry -- Enlightenment science / Jan Golinski. -- Part 2. Doing science. -- Experimental cultures / Iwan Rhys Morus -- Exploring nature / Amanda Rees -- The meaning of life / Peter Bowler -- Mapping the universe / Robert Smith -- Theoretical visions / Matthew Stanley -- Communicating science / Charlotte Sleigh.
Summary, etc.: The Oxford Illustrated History of Science offers readers an accessible and entertaining introduction to the history of science as well as a valuable and authoritative reference work.
Subject: Science History
Science
Genre: History.
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