The Story of Science: Volume 1 by Clive CohenThe Story of Science: Volume 1 by Clive Cohen

The Story of Science: Volume 1

byClive Cohen

Paperback | February 19, 2016

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This first volume covers the accumulation of knowledge in the Ancient World through to the Renaissance and the birth of Modern Science and concludes with Mechanization and the expansion of Applied Science in the period up to 1860.

Title:The Story of Science: Volume 1Format:PaperbackDimensions:418 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.93 inPublished:February 19, 2016Publisher:Whitefox Publishing LtdLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:191119500X

ISBN - 13:9781911195009

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Table of Contents

Introduction 1The Accumulation of Knowledge in the Ancient World (5000 BCE-500 CE) 6A Comparison of World Cultures (500-1350) 52The Renaissance and the Birth of Modern Science (1350-1640) 105European Enlightenment and the Development of Science (1640-1780) 161Mechanization and the Expansion of Applied Science (1780-1860) 282

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'Nothing like it exists ... it's a one-stop shop for scientists interested in history of science.' Prof Andrew Warwick, Imperial College London