Find a copy in the library
Finding libraries that hold this item...
|Named Person:||Robert Hooke; Robert Hooke|
|Material Type:||Biography, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
J A Bennett; et al
|Description:||xii, 224 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.|
|Contents:||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.
|Responsibility:||Jim Bennett ... [et al.]|
"This fascinating book aims to rectify the lack of recognition accorded to a famous scientist of the 17th century, Robert Hooke, who had the misfortune to work in the time of Isaac NewtonThe author