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Published: 28 April 2011

168 Pages | 15 black and white halftones


ISBN: 9780199567416

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The Scientific Revolution: A Very Short Introduction

Lawrence M. Principe

Very Short Introductions

  • Includes refreshing new insights on developments in early modern science
  • Emphasizes the sociological context of the period and the world view at the time
  • Covers several areas of science including physics, astronomy, chemistry, life sciences, and medicine and introduces the characters and people of the time
  • Part of the bestselling Very Short Introductions series