Science Detectives

Paperback | July 3, 2010

byMike Goldsmith

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Many of the most famous scientists in history were eccentric characters, often working against a backdrop of religious or political turmoil, risking ridicule and sometimes even imprisonment all in the name of scientific discovery. Science Detectives inspires readers by showing the very humanaspects of these scientific explorers and by investigating the various motivations that drove their work.If you like this book you will love: Archaeology Detectives, Spies and Spying and Great Explorers.

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Many of the most famous scientists in history were eccentric characters, often working against a backdrop of religious or political turmoil, risking ridicule and sometimes even imprisonment all in the name of scientific discovery. Science Detectives inspires readers by showing the very humanaspects of these scientific explorers and by ...

Mike Goldsmith is a well-respected OUP author.

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:128 pages, 10.87 × 8.62 × 0.07 inPublished:July 3, 2010Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199119740

ISBN - 13:9780199119745

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