RT Book, Whole DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 53006741 LA English T1 The forgotten genius A1 Inwood, Stephen,, PB MacAdam/Cage Pub. PP San Francisco, CA YR 2003 SN 1931561567 9781931561563 AB "Robert Hooke stood out as an inventive, versatile, and prolific scientist and architect in an age of brilliant minds. But for three hundred years his reputation has been overshadowed by those of his two greatest contemporaries, his friend Sir Christopher Wren and his rival Sir Isaac Newton. Historian Dr. Stephen Inwood re-creates the many facets of Hooke's life as an inventor, astronomer, and anatomist, candid diarist, braggart, and hoarder of money and secrets."--BOOK JACKET.