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Jefferson and science

Author: Silvio A Bedini
Publisher: [Charlottesville, VA] : Thomas Jefferson Foundation : Distributed by the University of North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill, 2002.
Series: Monticello monograph series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Though we most often think of Thomas Jefferson as a president and statesman, he was also an accomplished and wide-ranging scientist who read widely and promoted scientific explorations. This is an  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
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Bedini, Silvio A.
Jefferson and science.
[Charlottesville, VA] : Thomas Jefferson Foundation ; distributed by the University of North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill, 2002
(OCoLC)605012269
Online version:
Bedini, Silvio A.
Jefferson and science.
[Charlottesville, VA] : Thomas Jefferson Foundation ; distributed by the University of North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill, 2002
(OCoLC)606939232
Named Person: Thomas Jefferson; Thomas Jefferson; Thomas Jefferson; Thomas Jefferson; Jefferson, Thomas <1743-1826> - Et la science.; Thomas Jefferson
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Silvio A Bedini
ISBN: 1882886194 9781882886197
OCLC Number: 50725362
Description: 126 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Contents: Preface / Donald Fleming --
Ch. 1. Surveying --
Ch. 2. Meteorology --
Ch. 3. Astronomy --
Ch. 4. The American Philosophical Society --
Ch. 5. Science in Europe --
Ch. 6. Notes on the State of Virginia --
Ch. 7. Ethnology --
Ch. 8. Health and Medicine --
Ch. 9. Paleontology --
Ch. 10. Exploration and Discovery --
Ch. 11. Invention --
Ch. 12. Botany --
Ch. 13. Horology --
Ch. 14. Agriculture --
Ch. 15. The University of Virginia.
Series Title: Monticello monograph series.
Responsibility: by Silvio A. Bedini ; preface by Donald Fleming.
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