Nature, Experiment, and the Sciences: Essays on Galileo and the History of Science in Honour of Stillman Drake.

By: [DRAKE, Stillman] LEVERE, Trevor H.; William R. SHEA (eds.).

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Boston Studies in the Philosophy of Science, volume 120. 8vo. xiii, 349 pp. Portrait frontis., figures, bibliography, index. Blue printed wrappers. Near fine. [br] ISBN: 0792304209 This book is arranged in four parts: Part 1: Galileo studies; Part II: Renaissance to the scientific revolution; Part III: Science since Galileo; Part IV: "Concerning Books", presents a discussion of the Stillman Drake Galileo collection, a major resource for research in the field that Drake has made his own, followed by a bibliography of the writings of Stillman Drake, compiled by James MacLachlan. Contributions by: William A. Wallace, Shea, Jurgen Renn, A. Rupert Hall, A. Mark Smith, Noel M. Swerdlow, I. Bernard Cohen, Levere, Marie Boas Hall, M.J.S. Hodge, Jed Z. Buchwald, Erico Bellone, Richard Landon.

Title: Nature, Experiment, and the Sciences: Essays on Galileo and the History of Science in Honour of Stillman Drake.

Author Name: [DRAKE, Stillman] LEVERE, Trevor H.; William R. SHEA (eds.).

Categories: Science History,

Publisher: Dordrecht, Boston, London:, Kluwer Academic, (1990).: 1990

ISBN Number: 0792304209

ISBN Number 13: 9780792304203

lbs: 3.00 lbs

Seller ID: S12493

Keywords: Science History