text The Oxford illustrated history of science
The Oxford Illustrated History of Science offers readers an accessible and entertaining introduction to the history of science as well as a valuable and authoritative reference work.
- Part 1. Seeking origins -- Science in the ancient Mediterranean world / James Evans -- Science in ancient China / Donald Harper -- Science in the medieval Christian and Islamic worlds / Steven J. Livesey and Sonja Brentjes -- Science in the pre-mo... Read more
- x, 436 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps, portraits (some color) ; 26 cm
- Oxford University Press 2017