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The Resource Revolutionary science : transformation and turmoil in the age of the guillotine, Steve Jones

Revolutionary science : transformation and turmoil in the age of the guillotine, Steve Jones

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Revolutionary science : transformation and turmoil in the age of the guillotine
Title
Revolutionary science
Title remainder
transformation and turmoil in the age of the guillotine
Statement of responsibility
Steve Jones
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Language
eng
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Summary
Chronicles the surprising and sometimes shocking history of the scientific innovations in Paris during the French Revolution, profiling the era's diverse range of scientific minds, many of whom held high positions in politics and the military in spite of powerful detractors
Biography type
collective biography
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10549200
Cataloging source
JAI
Dewey number
944.04
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
Target audience
adult
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transformation and turmoil in the age of the guillotine
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Revolutionary science : transformation and turmoil in the age of the guillotine, Steve Jones
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Copyright
Note
  • Originally published under title: No need for geniuses. London : Little, Brown, 2016
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Confessions of a Soixante-Huitard -- A flash of inspiration -- The wall of the farmers-general -- Ashes to ashes -- Let them eat chips -- Fire and ice -- Einstein's pendulum -- The empire of anarchy -- A degree of latitude -- President Jefferson's moose -- Handing it on -- Envoi : After the delulge
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Pegasus Books hardcover edition.
Extent
xxx, 353 pages
Isbn
9781681773094
Isbn Type
(hb)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)967349700
Label
Revolutionary science : transformation and turmoil in the age of the guillotine, Steve Jones
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally published under title: No need for geniuses. London : Little, Brown, 2016
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Confessions of a Soixante-Huitard -- A flash of inspiration -- The wall of the farmers-general -- Ashes to ashes -- Let them eat chips -- Fire and ice -- Einstein's pendulum -- The empire of anarchy -- A degree of latitude -- President Jefferson's moose -- Handing it on -- Envoi : After the delulge
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Pegasus Books hardcover edition.
Extent
xxx, 353 pages
Isbn
9781681773094
Isbn Type
(hb)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)967349700

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