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Stephen Toulmin and June Goodfield have written a series of books that discuss the central ideas of the modern natural science while making them accessible to the average person. Written in an intelligent, informative and engaging style, these three volumes cover the lively history of each scientific discipline with engaging charm. The...
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"A discussion of the historical development of our ideas of time as they relate to nature, human nature and society. . . . The excellence of The Discovery of Time is unquestionable."—Martin Lebowitz, The Kenyon Review