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The Resource The Oxford illustrated history of science, edited by Iwan Rhys Morus

The Oxford illustrated history of science, edited by Iwan Rhys Morus

Label
The Oxford illustrated history of science
Title
The Oxford illustrated history of science
Statement of responsibility
edited by Iwan Rhys Morus
Title variation
Science
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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.--
Summary
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
Writing style
Assigning source
Source other than Library of Congress
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10576411
Cataloging source
TWE
Dewey number
509
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Morus, Iwan Rhys
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science
  • Science
Target audience
adult
Label
The Oxford illustrated history of science, edited by Iwan Rhys Morus
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 411-422) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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
Control code
1882517
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 436 pages
Isbn
9780199663279
Lccn
2016955204
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps, portraits (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780199663279
  • (OCoLC)992440813
Label
The Oxford illustrated history of science, edited by Iwan Rhys Morus
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 411-422) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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
Control code
1882517
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 436 pages
Isbn
9780199663279
Lccn
2016955204
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps, portraits (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780199663279
  • (OCoLC)992440813

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