The Resource Dictionary of the History of Science

Dictionary of the History of Science

Label
Dictionary of the History of Science
Title
Dictionary of the History of Science
Creator
Contributor
Language
eng
Summary
For readers interested in the development of major scientific concepts and the role of science in the western world, here is the first conceptually organized historical dictionary of scientific thought. The purpose of the dictionary is to illuminate this history by providing a concise, single volume reference book of short historical accounts of the important themes, ideas, and discoveries of science. Its conceptual approach differentiates the dictionary from previous reference works such as books of scientific biography and makes it a convenient manual both for the general reader and for s
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
509
Index
no index present
LC call number
Q125 .D45
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Princeton Legacy Library
Label
Dictionary of the History of Science
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Contents
Cover; Contents; Introduction ; Acknowledgements ; Contributors ; Analytical Table of Contents ; Bibliography ; Abbreviations ; Dictionary
Control code
ocn884013661
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (529 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400853410
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b30572733
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)884013661
  • ebl1400853419

Library Locations

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