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Renaissance and Revolution Humanists, Scholars, Craftsmen and Natural Philosophers in Early Modern Europe

By: Field, J. V. & Frank A. J. L. James & A. Rupert Hall

Price: $41.50

Publisher: New York, Cambridge University Press: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 17880

ISBN: 0521627540

Condition: Very Good+


Card covers show light shelf wear.; A bright, solid book, covers are clean and crisp, text unmarked. ; 9.61 X 6.85 X 0.71 inches; 308 pages; "Renaissance and Revolution is a collection of fifteen essays that open up new perspectives on some of the problems presently seen to be associated with the Scientific Revolution of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. The topics treated include the dissemination of Greek science, medical empiricism, natural history, the relations of scholars and craftsmen in various walks of life from the fifteenth to the sixteenth centuries, the so-called "m... View more info

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Reappraisals of the Scientific Revolution

By: Lindberg, David C. & Robert S. Westman

Price: $29.95

Publisher: New York, Cambridge University Press: 1994

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 17831

ISBN: 0521348048

Condition: Very Good


Card covers show light shelf wear.; A bright, solid book, card covers are clean and crisp, text unmarked.; 9 X 5.70 X 1.50 inches; 551 pages; "This volume contains specialised essays, offering broad reflections on the Scientific Revolution, by a group of leading scholars actively engaged in the study of sixteenth- and seventeenth-century science. Although the volume's thirteen original essays display a wide variety of methods and approaches, all share the aim of re-examining fundamental assumptions and questioning established interpretations of the Scientific Revolution. Some of the essays... View more info