Scientific Revolution : a brief history with documents / Margaret C. Jacob.

This volume by Margaret C. Jacob explores the Scientific Revolution from its origins in the early sixteenth century to its widespread acceptance in Western societies in the late eighteenth century. Jacob's introduction outlines the trajectory of the Scientific Revolution and argues that the revival...

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Main Author: Jacob, Margaret C., 1943-
Language:English
Published: Boston : Bedford/St. Martin's, [2010], ©2010.
Series:Bedford series in history and culture.
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Physical Description:xiii, 153 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Format: Book
Contents:
  • Foreword
  • Preface
  • List of illustrations
  • Introduction : The Evolution and Impact of the Scientific Revolution
  • The Documents
  • Appendixes
  • Index.