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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
Dewey number
509.38
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Q127.G7
LC item number
B47 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The genesis of science : the story of Greek imagination, Stephen Bertman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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.
Isbn
9781616142179
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010022914
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn635483734
  • (OCoLC)ocn700222021
Label
The genesis of science : the story of Greek imagination, Stephen Bertman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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.
Isbn
9781616142179
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010022914
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn635483734
  • (OCoLC)ocn700222021

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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