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Science and salvation : evangelical popular science publishing in Victorian Britain

Author: Aileen Fyfe
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Aileen Fyfe examines the emergence of a popular science literature in early Victorian Britain, which was largely stimulated by the Religious Tract Society. Anxious that science and faith were  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Aileen Fyfe
ISBN: 0226276473 9780226276472 0226276481 9780226276489
OCLC Number: 491808711
Description: xiv, 325 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm
Contents: The threat of popular science --
Christian knowledge --
Reading fish --
The techniques of evangelical publishing --
The ministry of the press --
Reinterpreting science.
Other Titles: Threat of popular science.
Christian knowledge.
Reading fish.
Techniques of evangelical publishing.
Ministry of the press.
Reinterpreting science.
Responsibility: Aileen Fyfe.
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"Fyfe's book has the same satisfying appeal as the detailed and illuminating works on popular reception of such leaders in the field of the history of nineteenth century science as Adrian Desmond and Read more...

 
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