Scientifically Speaking: A Dictionary of Quotations, Second Edition / Edition 1

Scientifically Speaking: A Dictionary of Quotations, Second Edition / Edition 1

by C.C. Gaither, Alma E. Cavazos-Gaither, Alma E Cavazos-Gaither
     
 

ISBN-10: 075030636X

ISBN-13: 9780750306362

Pub. Date: 11/28/2000

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

In these days of ever-increasing specialization, it is important to gain a broad appreciation of science. Entertaining and informative, Scientifically Speaking: A Dictionary of Quotations, Second Edition contains the words and wisdom of several hundred scientists, writers, philosophers, poets, and academics. The largest compilation of published science

Overview

In these days of ever-increasing specialization, it is important to gain a broad appreciation of science. Entertaining and informative, Scientifically Speaking: A Dictionary of Quotations, Second Edition contains the words and wisdom of several hundred scientists, writers, philosophers, poets, and academics. The largest compilation of published science quotations available, the book presents quotations that give depth and breadth to science, and provides the visions and styles of scientists past and present. The bibliography is useful if you want more details about the quotations listed. The extensive author and subject indexes provide the perfect tool for locating quotations for practical use or pleasure. This book can be read for entertainment or used as a handy reference.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780750306362
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
11/28/2000
Pages:
482
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.10(d)

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