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Published: 25 March 2004

320 Pages | numerous halftones


ISBN: 9780198609391

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Fabulous Science

Fact and Fiction in the History of Scientific Discovery

John Waller

  • Reveals the true, human, stories behind the well-known myths of scientific discoveries
  • Exposes the inaccuracies of conventional histories of science
  • Written in an accessible, reader-friendly style
  • Contains striking revelations about famous scientists and their discoveries
  • Backed up by rigorous and respected academic research
  • Enables the reader to become familiar with leading-edge research in the history of science