Background to modern science; ten lectures at Cambridge arranged by the History of science committee, 1936, by F.M. Cornford, Sir A.S. Eddington, Sir W. Dampier [and others] edited by Joseph Needham and Walter Pagel.

; Pagel, Walter, 1898-1983, editor ; Cornford, Francis Macdonald, 1874-1943 ; University of Cambridge. History of Science Committee
Cambridge, Eng., The University Press, 1938.

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Other Authors Cornford, Francis Macdonald, 1874-1943.
Pagel, Walter, 1898-1983,
University of Cambridge. History of Science Committee.
Subjects Science -- History.
Science.
Series Cambridge library of modern science.
Description xii, 243 pages illustrations 21 cm.
Copyright Date 1938.
1938.
Notes Also issued online.
Contents Greek natural philosophy and modern science, by F.M. Cornford.--From Aristotle to Galileo, by Sir W.C. Dampier.--Forty years of physics, by Lord Rutherford.--Forty years of crystal physics, by W.L. Bragg.--Forty years of atomic theory, by F.W. Aston.--Forty years of astronomy, by Sir Arthur Eddington.--Forty years of physiology and pathology, by J.A. Ryle.--Forty years of parasitology and tropical medicine, by G.H.F. Nuttall.--Forty years of evolution theory, by R.C. Punnett.--Forty years of genetics, by J.B.S. Haldane.
Genre History.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)1076606
(OCoLC)ocm01076606
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Needham, Joseph, 1900-1995,
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