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The Resource The curious life of Robert Hooke : the man who measured London, Lisa Jardine

The curious life of Robert Hooke : the man who measured London, Lisa Jardine

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The curious life of Robert Hooke : the man who measured London
Title
The curious life of Robert Hooke
Title remainder
the man who measured London
Statement of responsibility
Lisa Jardine
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of a largely forgotten, maverick - a major figure in the 17th - century cultural and scientific revolutions. Lisa Jardine places Robert Hooke in the historical and intellectual context of his time, she examines his vast width of interests, achievements and his many influential friends
Biography type
individual biography
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Jardine, Lisa
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • facsimiles
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Hooke, Robert
  • Scientists
  • Architects
  • Inventors
  • Scholars
  • Biography
Label
The curious life of Robert Hooke : the man who measured London, Lisa Jardine
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 397-414) and index
Control code
9780007149445
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 422 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780007149445
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), facsims. (some col.), maps, ports. (some col.)
Label
The curious life of Robert Hooke : the man who measured London, Lisa Jardine
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 397-414) and index
Control code
9780007149445
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 422 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780007149445
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), facsims. (some col.), maps, ports. (some col.)

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