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The timetables of science : a chronology of the most important people and events in the history of science

Author: Alexander Hellemans; Bryan Bunch
Publisher: New York ; London : Simon & Schuster, 1988
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Contains over 10,000 entries organized chronologically and by discipline, interspersed with more than 100 short essays on science and technology and nine overviews of the main periods of scientific history. The flow of who discovered what -- from ancient times to the present era in: Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry, Earth Science, Mathematics, Medicine, Physics and Technology. Indexed by subject and name." N Y Public  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alexander Hellemans; Bryan Bunch
ISBN: 0671733281 9780671733285 0671621300 9780671621308
OCLC Number: 59508510
Description: [1 volume]
Responsibility: Alexander Hellemans and Bryan Bunch.

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Presents a clearly organized chronological account of the major events in the history of science, from its origins to the present day.  Read more...

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