Flanagan's Version: A Spectator's Guide to Science on the Eve of the 21st Century

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A.A. Knopf, 1988 - Science - 272 pages
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This brilliantly clear and lively book gives a vivid account of humankind's scientific journey toward an understanding of the world around us--and a lucid picture of what we know on the eve of the 21st century.

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Flanagan's version: a spectator's guide to science on the eve of the 21st century

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Flanagan, editor of Scientific American for more than 35 years, continues to explain science to nonscientists in his new book. Chapters describing the theoretical fundamentals of modern physics ... Read full review

Contents

A MASTER KEY TO MODERN SCIENCE
3
PHYSICS SEEKS ITS HOLY GRAIL
30
GEOLOGY FEELS FOR THE PULSES OF THE EARTH
63
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