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Scientists and amateurs; a history of the Royal Society.

Author: Dorothy Stimson
Publisher: New York, Schuman [©1948]
Series: Life of science library.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Stimson, Dorothy, 1890-1988.
Scientists and amateurs.
New York, H. Schuman [1948]
(OCoLC)593222113
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dorothy Stimson
OCLC Number: 536252
Description: xiii, 270 pages illustrations, portraits.
Contents: Contrasts in centuries --
The dreamers --
The virtuosi --
The founding of the Royal Society --
Early opposition --
The critical years --
Stability --
Targets for satire --
Contacts overseas --
Conservatism --
Expansion versus tradition --
Unhappy years --
New growth --
The Royal Society in recent years.
Series Title: Life of science library.

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