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Scientific American : the big idea

Author: David H Levy; Peter Jedicke
Publisher: New York [N.Y.] : Ibooks : Distributed by Simon & Schuster, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A presentation of the sometimes hilarious human aspect of science as well as a serious timetable of scientific discovery. This book goes beyond the headlines to present the passion, prejudice and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David H Levy; Peter Jedicke
ISBN: 0743413083 9780743413084
OCLC Number: 48717171
Notes: Based on Scientific American's feature "50, 100 and 150 years ago in science today."
Description: xvi, 281 p. ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Scientific American's The big idea ; the best and worst ideas in 150 years of modern science
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Responsibility: David H. Levy, editor ; Peter Jedicke, editorial consultant.

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