eBook The Cambridge Dictionary of Scientists, 2nd Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 051107414X
  • ISBN-13: 9780511074141
  • DDC: 509.22
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 440 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2002 | Published/Released September 2005
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2002
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This alphabetically organized, illustrated biographical dictionary has been thoroughly revised and updated, covering the work of more than 1,500 key scientists (157 more than in the previous edition) from 40 countries. It is illustrated with around 150 portraits, diagrams, maps and tables, and also includes special panel features.

Originally published in print format in 2002.

The Cambridge Dictionary of Scientists is an invaluable one-stop reference book for anyone wanting a brief and accurate account of the life and work of those who created science from its beginnings to the present day. This alphabetically organized, illustrated biographical dictionary has been thoroughly revised and updated, covering more than 1,500 key scientists from 40 countries. Illustrated with around 150 portraits, diagrams, maps and tables, and with special panel features, this book is a clear and accessible guide to the world’s prominent scientific personalities.