The Scientists: A History of Science Told Through the Lives of Its Greatest Inventors

By: John Gribbin (b. 1946)

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Third Printing of the 2008 Hardcover Edition. 8vo. 9 1/2 x 6 1/4 inches. xxii, (650) pp. Black-and-white illustrations throughout, bibliography, index; text clean, unmarked. Paper over boards, spine titled in red foil, dust-jacket in archival mylar; binding square and tight, minor use wear. This book relates the stories of people who transformed science and the times in which they lived, beginning with Copernicus and brining us to the modern age of space exploration. John Gribbin was trained as an astrophysicist at Cambridge University and is currently Visiting Fellow in Astronomy at the university of Sussex. He is a well-regarding author in the field of the history of science.

Title: The Scientists: A History of Science Told Through the Lives of Its Greatest Inventors

Author Name: John Gribbin (b. 1946)

Categories: History of Science,

Publisher: New York, Random House: 2008

Book Condition: Used: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: MB718-024

Keywords: John Gribbin, The Scientists A History of Science Told Through the Lives of Its Greatest Inventors, History of Science