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Dictionary of Scientific Biography.

by Charles Coulston Gillispie

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Published by Scribner .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography,
  • Dictionaries,
  • Science,
  • Bio-bibliography,
  • Scientists

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9703962M
    ISBN 100684101211
    ISBN 109780684101217

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All periods of science from classical antiquity to modern times are represented. Complete Dictionary of Scientific Biography Description Thousands of biographies of deceased mathematicians and natural scientists from all regions and historical periods.

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All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Dictionary of Scientific Biography: Volumes 11 & 12 (DICTIONARY OF SCIENTIFIC BIOGRAPHY COMPACT EDITION) by Charles Coulston (Editor-in-chief) Gillispie A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition.

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or a book of words in one language with their equivalents in another, sometimes known as a lexicon. It is a lexicographical reference that. The Complete Dictionary of Scientific Biography, a volume reference eBook, contains biographies of mathematicians and natural scientists from many countries across historical includes narrative scientific biographies, which detail the achievements and personalities behind the quest to understand the natural world.

In he became a scientific controversialist, defending John Woodward against the attacks of a certain L. P.'s Two Essays Sent in a Letter From Oxford to a Nobleman in London (). Harris replied to L. P.'s alleged Hobbism in Remarks on Some Late Papers Relating to the Universal Deluge and to the Natural History of the Earth ().

This biographical dictionary includes all entries from the classic Dictionary of Scientific Biography as well as entries from the New Dictionary of Scientific Biography. The extensive biographical essays focus on scientists from antiquity to modern times, excluding those who are still living.Through the Complete Dictionary of Scientific Biography there is also access to the Gale Virtual Reference Library, a collection of encyclopedias and dictionaries in the arts, biography, history, law, literature, medicine.

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