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Published: 12 August 2004

512 Pages | numerous halftones and line drawings


ISBN: 9780195173246

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Great Physicists

The Life and Times of Leading Physicists from Galileo to Hawking

William H. Cropper

  • From pioneers of science, such as Galileo and Isaac Newton, to modern heroes of science, like Richard Feynman and Stephen Hawking, there is something here for every reader
  • Fascinating portraits of thirty of the greatest scientists who ever lived
  • Providing not only a glimpse into each scientist's life but who influenced them and who they influenced in turn, in the progress of human discovery