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London's Leonardo : the life and work of Robert Hooke

Autore: J A Bennett
Editore: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2003.
Edizione/Formato:   book_printbook : Biography : EnglishVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
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"Interest in Robert Hooke (1635-1703) is growing and his reputation is rising. A widespread sympathy for a neglected figure of seventeenth-century science is being displaced by something more positive - a mixture of astonishment at the extraordinary range and diversity of his talents, esteem for the originality and acumen of his science, admiration for his administrative capability and civic integrity, and  Per saperne di più…
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Genere/forma: Biography
History
Persona incaricata: Robert Hooke; Robert Hooke
Tipo materiale: Biography, Risorsa internet
Tipo documento: Book, Internet Resource
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: J A Bennett
ISBN: 0198525796 9780198525790
Numero OCLC: 60582296
Descrizione: xii, 224 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contenuti: Hooke's career / Michael Cooper --
Hooke's instruments / Jim Bennett --
Hooke the natural philosopher / Michael Hunter --
Hooke the man : his diary and his health / Lisa Jardine.
Responsabilità: Jim Bennett [and others].
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Four expert historians have collaborated on this biography of Robert Hooke, such is the complexity and richness of the man and his work. They focus upon his career, his instruments, his philosophy  Per saperne di più…

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