Little History of Science

ISBN-10: 0300197136
ISBN-13: 9780300197136
Edition: 2013
Authors: William Bynum
List price: $15.00 Buy it from $5.56
30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee

If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.

Learn more about our returns policy

Used Starting from $9.87
New Starting from $13.55
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
coins
coins
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!

Study Briefs

Limited time offer: Get the first one free! (?)

All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.

Add to cart
Study Briefs
Periodic Table Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Inorganic Chemistry Online content $4.95 $1.99

Customers also bought

Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading

Book details

List price: $15.00
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: Yale University Press
Publication date: 9/10/2013
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 272
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.924
Language: English

William Bynum is Professor Emeritus of the History of Medicine at University College, London, and was for many years Head of the Academic Unit of the Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine. He edited the scholarly journal Medical History from 1980 to 2001, and his previous publications include Science and the Practice of Medicine in the Nineteenth Century; The Companion Encyclopedia of the History of Medicine (co-edited with Roy Porter); The Oxford Dictionary of Scientific Quotations (with Roy Porter), The Dictionary of Medical Biography (with Helen Bynum), and History of Medicine: A Very Short Introduction. He lives in Suffolk.

In the Beginning
Needles and Numbers
Atoms and the Void
The Father of Medicine: Hippocrates
'The Master of Those Who Know': Aristotle
The Emperor's Doctor: Galen
Science in Islam
Out of the Darkness
Searching for the Philosophers Stone
Uncovering the Human Body
Where is the Centre of the Universe?
Leaning Towers and Telescopes: Galileo
Round and Round: Harvey
Knowledge is Power: Bacon and Descartes
The 'New Chemistry'
What Goes Up … Newton
Bright Sparks
The Clockwork Universe
Ordering the World
Airs and Gases
Tiny Pieces of Matter
Forces, Fields and Magnetism
Digging Up Dinosaurs
The History of Our Planet
The Greatest Show on Earth
Little Boxes of Life
Coughs, Sneezes and Diseases
Engines and Energy
Tabling the Elements
Into the Atom
Radioactivity
The Game-Changer: Einstein
Moving Continents
What Do We Inherit?
Where Did We Come From?
Wonder Drugs
Building Blocks
Reading 'the Book of Life: The Human Genome Project
The Big Bang
Science in Our Digital Age
Index

×
Free shipping on orders over $35*

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

Learn more about the TextbookRush Marketplace.

×