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Background to modern science; ten lectures at Cambridge arranged by the History of science committee, 1936,

Author: Joseph Needham; Walter Pagel; Francis Macdonald Cornford; University of Cambridge. History of Science Committee.
Publisher: Cambridge. [England] The University Press, 1938.
Series: Cambridge library of modern science.
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Genre/Form: History
Lectures
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Needham; Walter Pagel; Francis Macdonald Cornford; University of Cambridge. History of Science Committee.
OCLC Number: 1810917
Description: xii, 243, [1] pages illustrations 20 cm.
Contents: Greek natural philosophy and modern science, by F.M. Cornford.-From Aristotle to Galilco, by Sir W.C. Dampier.-Forty years of physics, by Lord Rutherford.-Forty years of crystal physics, by W.L. Bragg.-Forty years of atomic theory, by F.W. Aston.-Forty years of astronomy, by Sir Arthur Eddington.-Forty years of physiology and pathology, by J.A. Ryle.-Forty years of parasitology and tropical medicine, by G.H.F. Nuttall.-Forty years of evolution theory, by R.C. Punnett.-Forty years of genetics, by J.B.S. Haldane.
Series Title: Cambridge library of modern science.
Responsibility: by F.M. Cornford. Sir A.S. Eddington, Sir W. Dampier [and others] edited by Joseph Needham and Walter Pagel.

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