The timetables of science : a chronology of the most important people and events in the history of science (Book, 1991) [WorldCat.org]
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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 H Bunch
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Touchstone ed., New, updated edView all editions and formats
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Timetables format provides instant access to key events in major scientific disciplines year by year.
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Genre/Form: Reference works
History
Tables
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alexander Hellemans; Bryan H Bunch
ISBN: 0671733281 9780671733285 0671621300 9780671621308
OCLC Number: 22450184
Notes: "A Touchstone book."
Reprint. Originally published: New York : Simon and Schuster, ©1988.
Includes index.
Description: v, 660 pages ; 28 cm
Contents: Science before there were scientists: 2,400,000-599 BC --
Greek and Hellinistic science: 600 BC-529 AD --
Science in many lands and medieval science: 530-1452 --
The Renaissance and the Scientific Revolution: 1453-1659 --
The Newtonian epoch: 1660-1734 --
The Enlightenment and the Industrial Revolution: 1735-1819 --
Twentieth-century science through World War II: 1895-1945 --
Science after World War II: 1946-1988.
Responsibility: Alexander Hellemans and Bryan Bunch.

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Timetables format provides instant access to key events in major scientific disciplines year by year.

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