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The Resource Boffinology : the real stories behind our greatest scientific discoveries, Justin Pollard

Boffinology : the real stories behind our greatest scientific discoveries, Justin Pollard

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Boffinology : the real stories behind our greatest scientific discoveries
Title
Boffinology
Title remainder
the real stories behind our greatest scientific discoveries
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Justin Pollard
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The history of science is often seen as a story of advancement but nothing could be further from the truth. Justin Pollard fills us in on Isaac Newton, who thought gravity was created by the Holy Spirit, how eleven people claimed to have invented the steam engine, and why the first website was 12 foot across and made of wood
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StDuBDS
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1968-
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Pollard, Justin
Dewey number
  • 509
  • 509
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Science
  • Discoveries in science
  • Popular Science and Mathematics
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Boffinology : the real stories behind our greatest scientific discoveries, Justin Pollard
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Publication
Note
  • Originally published: 2010
  • Includes index
Control code
9781848542013
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
324 p.
Isbn
9781848542013
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
Boffinology : the real stories behind our greatest scientific discoveries, Justin Pollard
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: 2010
  • Includes index
Control code
9781848542013
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
324 p.
Isbn
9781848542013
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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