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Author Marvin, Francis Sydney, 1863-1943, ed
Title Science and civilization / essays arranged and edited by F.S. Marvin ..
Imprint London ; New York [etc.] : H. Milford, Oxford University Press, 1923
book jacket
 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  Q171 M39    LIB USE ONLY    HPW0024188
Descript 350 p. : diagrs ; 23 cm
Series The unity series ; VI
Note Based on lectures given at the Sixth Unity History School held at Woodbrooke near Birmingham in August 1922."--Pref
"Books for reference" at end of most of the essays
The beginnings of science, by J.L. Myres.--Ancient medicine, by C. Singer.--Aspects of biological and geological knowledge in antiquity, by A. Platt.--Greek mathematics and astronomy, by J.L.E. Dreyer.--The dark ages and the dawn, by C. Singer.--The first physical synthesis, by A.N. Whitehead.--Science in the industrial revolution, by C.H. Desch.--The influence of Darwinism on thought and life, by J.A. Thomson.--Science and education, by A.E. Heath.--Science and health, by F.G. Crookshank.--Science and religion, by J.S. Huxley.--Science and human affairs, by F.S. Marvin
Subject Science. cm
Civilization. cm
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