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The curious life of Robert Hooke : the man who measured London

Author: Lisa Jardine
Publisher: London : HarperCollins, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A biography of a largely forgotten maverick - a major figure in the 17th-century cultural and scientific revolutions. Lisa Jardine places Robert Hooke in the historical and intellectual context of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Robert Hooke; Robert Hooke; Robert Hooke; Robert Hooke
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lisa Jardine
ISBN: 0007149441 9780007149445
OCLC Number: 689913655
Description: 1 volume (IX-422 pages, [16] pages de plates) : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Lisa Jardine.

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Of On A Grander Scale (2002): 'A wonderful book which looks set to be the definitive life of Wren for a long time to come' --Kathryn Hughes, Mail on Sunday 'Jardine writes with ease, style, Read more...

 
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