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The Cambridge History of Science: Early Modern Science
By Roy Porter (editor) and Lorraine Daston (editor)
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Publisher Cambridge Univ Pr
Publication date July 31, 2006
Pages 865
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780521572446
ISBN-10 0521572444
Dimensions 2.25 by 6.50 by 9 in.
Weight 3 lbs.
Published in Great Britain
Original list price $265.00
Other format details university press
Summaries and Reviews description: Product Description: This volume is a comprehensive account of knowledge of the natural world in Europe, ca. 1500-1700. Often referred to as the Scientific Revolution, this period saw major transformations in fields as diverse as anatomy and astronomy, natural history and mathematics. Articles by leading specialists describe in clear, accessible prose supplemented by extensive bibliographies, how new ideas, discoveries, and institutions shaped the ways in which nature came to be studied, understood, and used.

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