MASTERWORKS OF SCIENCE by John Warren Jr.- Ed. Knedler

MASTERWORKS OF SCIENCE

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This is part of a series making available to the modern reader key classics in field of philosophy, economics, science, history, government, autobiography. This particular volume presents digest of works -- thirteen in all- that every literate person knows- by hearsay. Euclid, Archimedes, Copernicus, Galileo, Newton, Dalton, Darwin, Iyell, Faraday, Mondel, Mendeleyev, Curie, Einstein -- figures in science that have changed and molded the world's thinking and being. Here, for the layman, in one volume, is the essence of their chief contribution to science.

Pub Date: May 8th, 1947
Publisher: Doubleday