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The Scientific Revolution: Aspirations and Achievements, 1500-1700 (Control of Nature)

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An introduction to a large and complicated subject that has come to be called the Scientific Revolution, this book refers to the fundamental changes in our understanding of the natural world that occurred in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries and that led to a rejection of ancient and medieval thinking about the universe in favor of the new thinking that gave birth to modern science.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781573925440
Weart, Spencer:
Jacob, James R.
Jacob, Margaret C.:
Other
Author:
Jacob, James R.
Publisher:
Prometheus Books
Subject:
History
Subject:
History of Science-General
Series:
Control of Nature
Publication Date:
19990131
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Pages:
166
Dimensions:
9.24x6.16x.62 in. .89 lbs.

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