Cambridge Contributions

Cambridge Contributions

by Sarah J. Ormrod
     
 

Written primarily for a nonspecialist audience, these essays describe contributions made by some of the University of Cambridge's most colorful and able characters in a number of academic disciplines. The essays reveal particularly fertile periods of development and chart voyages of discovery that have occurred all over Cambridge, under group or individual

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Written primarily for a nonspecialist audience, these essays describe contributions made by some of the University of Cambridge's most colorful and able characters in a number of academic disciplines. The essays reveal particularly fertile periods of development and chart voyages of discovery that have occurred all over Cambridge, under group or individual leadership. Approaches vary, from the presentation of historically significant discoveries to the explanation of current research—"contributions" in the making.

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' … the fascinating contributions to this book … the standard … covers an impressive range of subjects and disciplines'. Cambridge

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521597388
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
03/28/2008
Series:
New Studies in Economic and Social History Series
Pages:
228
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.59(d)

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