A Biographical dictionary of scientists

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Wiley, May 17, 1982 - Health & Fitness - 674 pages
Approximately 1200 scientists, no longer living, from earliest times to the present. Intended for general readers, as well as for students. Both footnotes and chronological tables have been expanded from the 2d edition. Alphabetical arrangement by names. Initialed entries include lengthy biographical information and references. Appendixes of anniversary dates and of scientists mentioned in book but not in full biographical entries. Includes subject index to topics of major importance. 1st., 1969; 2d ed., 1974.

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Contents

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHIES
577
ANNIVERSARIES
617
in the book but for whom no full
651
SUBJECT INDEX
667
Copyright

About the author (1982)

About the Editor:
Trevor Williams is editor of the journal Endeavour, is the author of A Short History of Twentieth Century Technology, and is editor of A Biographical Dictionary of Scientists.

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