New Jersey: Prentice-Hall Inc, 1987. First Edition, First Printing. Softcover. Used - Very Good. Slightly faded spine and wrap. Clean, unmarked, tight copy. B/W diagrams. Index. 15.3 x 22.7 cm. 338 pp. Item #10214
Presented in an informal, narrative style, this text looks at science, from the ancient world, to medieval science, the scientific revolution, through to 20th century physics. This edition offers more coverage of 20th century history, wars, and technology; more on Albert Einstein; and more on quantum mechanics and philosophy. For all those interested in science, history, philosophy, physics, and engineering.