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The Resource The genesis of science : the story of Greek imagination, Stephen Bertman

The genesis of science : the story of Greek imagination, Stephen Bertman

Label
The genesis of science : the story of Greek imagination
Title
The genesis of science
Title remainder
the story of Greek imagination
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Bertman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bertman, Stephen
Dewey number
509.38
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science, Ancient
  • Science
  • Science
Label
The genesis of science : the story of Greek imagination, Stephen Bertman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The essence of science -- The origins of Greek science. The genius of Greek civilization ; Science before the Greeks ; The language of the universe -- Exploring the universe. The world outside. Optics ; Acoustics ; Mechanics ; Chemistry ; Geography and geology ; Meteorology ; Astronomy -- The world within. Biology ; Medicine ; Psychology -- From ancient Greece to the modern world. Greek science in Roman hands ; The transmission of Greek science to later ages -- Ancient science beyond the Mediterranean. Sky watchers of Central America ; Secrets of Stonehenge ; Science in ancient China -- The "untravell'd world" -- The Hellenic "Hall of Fame"
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
293 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781616142179
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010022914
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • ocn635483734
  • 411437
  • (OCoLC)635483734
Label
The genesis of science : the story of Greek imagination, Stephen Bertman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The essence of science -- The origins of Greek science. The genius of Greek civilization ; Science before the Greeks ; The language of the universe -- Exploring the universe. The world outside. Optics ; Acoustics ; Mechanics ; Chemistry ; Geography and geology ; Meteorology ; Astronomy -- The world within. Biology ; Medicine ; Psychology -- From ancient Greece to the modern world. Greek science in Roman hands ; The transmission of Greek science to later ages -- Ancient science beyond the Mediterranean. Sky watchers of Central America ; Secrets of Stonehenge ; Science in ancient China -- The "untravell'd world" -- The Hellenic "Hall of Fame"
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
293 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781616142179
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010022914
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • ocn635483734
  • 411437
  • (OCoLC)635483734

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