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Author Gribbin, John, 1946-

Title The fellowship : Gilbert, Bacon, Harvey, Wren, Newton, and the story of a scientific revolution / John Gribbin.

Imprint Woodstock, NY : Overlook Press, 2007.

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 Moore Stacks  Q41 .G747 2007    Available  ---
Description xiv, 335 p. : ill. , ports. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 319-322) and index.
Contents bk. 1. Heralds of the revolution -- Scientific minds -- The philosopher scientist -- Making the transition -- bk. 2. Getting started -- The roots of the royal I: the Oxford connection -- The roots of the Royal II: The king's men -- The man who made it work -- bk. 3. Coming of age -- Tribulation and triumph -- The icing on the cake.
Subject Royal Society (Great Britain) -- History -- 17th century.
Scientists -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Science -- Great Britain -- History -- 17th century.
Great Britain -- Civilization -- 17th century.
ISBN 1585678317 : $27.95
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