THE GOLDEN AGE OF SCIENCE by Bessie Zaban- Ed. Jones

THE GOLDEN AGE OF SCIENCE

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KIRKUS REVIEW

From the annals of the Smithsonian Institution come these thirty biographies of the great scientists of the 19th century, written by contemporaries, colleagues and collaborators. There is both a life history and an evaluation of each scientist's work. The great names include: Volta, Laplace, Legendre, Cuvier, Faraday, Henry, Darwin, Grey, Bunsen, Hooker, von Helmholtz, Pasteur, Kelvin, Huxley, Langely, Becquerel, Poiacare.

Publisher: Simon & Schuster