Companion to the History of Modern Science (Routledge Companion Encyclopedias)

Companion to the History of Modern Science (Routledge Companion Encyclopedias)

G. N. Cantor, J. R. R. Christie, M. J. S. Hodge, Robert C. Olby

* A descriptive and analytical advisor to the improvement of Western technology from advert 1500, and to the range and process that improvement first in Europe and later around the world
* awarded in transparent, non-technical language
* large indexes of topics and Names

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`This paintings is a necessary source for libraries all over. For professional technology libraries keen to maintain only one encyclopaedic consultant to background, for undergraduate libraries trying to supply simply obtainable details, for the devisers of college curricula, for the trendy social historian or maybe the eclectic scientist taking a holiday from easily making background, this is often the ebook for you.' - Times greater schooling Supplement

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