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Shortland, Michael

Overview
Works: 16 works in 84 publications in 5 languages and 2,192 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  Film catalogs  Periodicals 
Roles: Author, Other, Editor
Classifications: QC16.N7, 509.24
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Michael Shortland
Publications by Michael Shortland
Most widely held works by Michael Shortland
Communicating science : a handbook by Michael Shortland( Book )
18 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and Japanese and held by 691 libraries worldwide
Telling lives in science : essays on scientific biography ( Book )
15 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 332 libraries worldwide
Collects together original essays by leading historians of science on the nature and development of scientific biography
Close encounters? : science and science fiction by Robert J Lambourne( Book )
8 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 302 libraries worldwide
Aims to play a part in correcting misconceptions about science and its practitioners by examining the ways in which images of science and the scientist are portrayed in science fiction. The book aims to show how science fiction bridges the gap between professional scientists and laypeople
Teaching the history of science ( Book )
9 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 238 libraries worldwide
Hugh Miller and the controversies of Victorian science by Hugh Miller( Book )
7 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 215 libraries worldwide
Hugh Miller's memoir : from stonemason to geologist by Hugh Miller( Book )
6 editions published in 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 200 libraries worldwide
The centrepiece of this book is the autobiographical memoir written by the celebrated Scottish geologist, writer and newspaper editor Hugh Miller from 1829 to 1830. It is, by any standards, a remarkable document from a remarkable man. Vivid and, for its time, unusually informative, it offers a rare insight into the life and thinking of a figure whose violent progress through school in Cromarty and stormy apprenticeship as a stonemason inspired him to seek refuge in the world of letters
Science and nature : essays in the history of the environmental sciences ( Book )
8 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
Medicine and film : a checklist, survey and research resource by Michael Shortland( Book )
4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
Scientific literacy papers ( serial )
in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Eugen Weber on French politics ( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Newtons Werk Die Begründung der modernen Naturwissenschaft by John Fauvel( file )
1 edition published in 1993 in German and held by 1 library worldwide
Scientific literacy papers : a journal of research in science, education and the public ( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Let Newton be! ( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in Italian and held by 1 library worldwide
Explores Newton's life and achievements and assesses how he came to influence posterity
La vulgarisation scientifique dans un monde qui change ( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in French and held by 1 library worldwide
Newtons Werk : die Begründung der modernen Naturwissenschaft by John Fauvel( file )
1 edition published in 1993 in German and held by 0 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
ショートランド, M.
ショートランド, マイケル
Languages
English (78)
German (2)
French (1)
Japanese (1)
Italian (1)
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