A History of Western Science

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Prentice Hall, 1993 - History - 454 pages
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Presented in an informal, narrative style, this text looks at science, from the ancient world , to medieval science, the scientific revolution, through to 20th century physics. This edition offers more coverage of 20th century history , wars, and technology; more on Albert Einstein; and more on quantum mechanics and philosophy. For all those interested in science, history, philosophy, physics, and engineering.

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Contents

SCIENCE IN ANTIQUITY
5
THE MIDDLE AGES
105
The Errors of the Philosophers
128
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