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Biographical Encyclopedia of Scientists

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ISBN-10: 1420072714

ISBN-13: 9781420072716

Edition: 3rd 2009 (Revised)

Authors: John Daintith

List price: $240.00
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This new edition of the highly regarded Biographical Encyclopedia of Scientistsfocuses in on the achievements of 2400 scientists, explaining the nature and importance of those achievements. The book covers traditional science, including physics, chemistry, biology, astronomy, and earth science, along with mathematics, engineering, technology, and computer science, while also including key figures from anthropology, psychology, and the philosophy of science. Fully updated, this volume features pronunciation guidelines as well as quotations. Each cross-referenced entry includes chronology, institution, publication, and discipline. Website links and suggestions for further reading are provided.
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Book details

List price: $240.00
Edition: 3rd
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: CRC Press LLC
Publication date: 8/18/2008
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 896
Size: 7.40" wide x 10.28" long x 1.85" tall
Weight: 3.784
Language: English

John Daintith is an editor at Market House Books Ltd.