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Galileo's finger : the ten great ideas of science
Galileo's finger : the ten great ideas of science
Atkins, P. W. (Peter William), 1940-2004
Articles
Any literate person should be familiar with the central ideas of modern science, the author asserts. In this book, Peter Atkins introduces his choice of the ten great ideas of science, leading the reader through the emergence of concepts and showing how simple ideas can have enormous consequences.
Imprint:
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2004.
Collation:
vi, 388 p. : ill., facsims., maps, music ; 20 cm.
Notes:
Originally published: 2003.Includes index.Includes bibliographical references (p. 365-368) and index.
ISBN:
9780198609414 (pbk)
Dewey class:
500
Language:
English
BRN:
1168034
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