The sleepwalkers: a history of man's changing vision of the Universe
Bringing the history of cosmology--from the Babylonians to Newton--to life in a masterly synthesis, Koestler shows how the modern world-view replaced the medieval world-view in the scientific revolution of the seventeenth century.
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One of the best and most informative books I have ever read. An excellent book. I borrowed it from a friend but now I have to buy it and own it myself. It worth reading it more than once.
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This is a deeply flawed, highly readable, profoundly informative account of the history of cosmology. Koestler starts from the earliest accounts of humankind's attempt to explain the universe in which ... Read full review
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