Journals Higher Education



Published: 30 May 2019

376 Pages | 27 b/w images and figures


ISBN: 9780190271855

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Thomas Harriot

A Life in Science

Robyn Arianrhod

  • First trade biography of this legendarily forgotten figure from the Elizabethan Age
  • Sheds new light on Harriot's achievements of scientist and mathematician, making use of Harriot's unpublished manuscripts, which were lost for nearly two centuries
  • Traces the development of mathematical and scientific thinking at a crucial moment in their history

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