True Genius

Pub Date : 2002-10-28 | Author : Vicki Daitch | Publisher : Joseph Henry Press

ISBN 10 : 9780309084086
ISBN 13 : 0309084083

What is genius? Define it. Now think of scientists who embody the concept of genius. Does the name John Bardeen spring to mind? Indeed, have you ever heard of him? Like so much in ..

Icons Of Life

Pub Date : 2009-09-09 | Author : Lynn Morgan | Publisher : Univ of California Press

ISBN 10 : 9780520260443
ISBN 13 : 0520260449

Lynn Morgan traces the remarkable story of the human embryo collecting project at John Hopkins Dept. of Anatomy during the early 20th century. She shows how the science of embryolo..

Bibliotheca Osleriana

Pub Date : 1969 | Author : Sir William Osler | Publisher : McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP

ISBN 10 : 9780773590502
ISBN 13 : 0773590501

During his tenure as the Regius Professor of Medicine at Oxford from 1905-1919, Sir William Osler amassed a considerable library on the history of medicine and science. A Canadian ..

La Physique

Pub Date : 1999 | Author : Aristote | Publisher : Vrin

ISBN 10 : 2711614018
ISBN 13 : 9782711614011

La Physique constitue une des œuvres majeures de la pensée occidentale, dans laquelle sont élaborés les concepts de la science et de la métaphysique qui ont alimenté longtemp..