eBook Scientists and Inventors of the Renaissance, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1615308849
  • ISBN-13: 9781615308842
  • DDC: 500.92
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 184 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released April 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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Overview

The ingenuity evidenced during the Renaissance was not just limited to the fine arts. A number of scientists and inventors also made astonishing breakthroughs in astronomy, medicine, physics, and more. Readers examine the scientific revolution, profiling Isaac Newton, Nicolaus Copernicus, Galileo, and many other great thinkers who transformed the scientific and mechanical worlds.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: The Scientific Revolution.
2: Astronomers.
3: Natural Philosophers.
4: Anatomists, Physicians, and Microscopists.
5: Inventors.
Conclusion.
Glossary.
Bibliography.
Index.