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The Scientist As Rebel

The Scientist As Rebel( )
Author: Dyson, Freeman
Series title:New York Review Books Collection
ISBN:978-1-59017-216-2
Publication Date:Dec 2006
Publisher:New York Review of Books, Incorporated, The
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $49.99
Book Description:

An illuminating collection of essays by an award-winning scientist whom the London Times calls "one of the world's most original minds."From Galileo to today's amateur astronomers, scientists have been rebels, writes Freeman Dyson. Like artists and poets, they are free spirits who resist the restrictions their cultures impose on them. In their pursuit of Nature's truths, they are guided as much by imagination as by reason, and their greatest theories have the uniqueness...
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Book Details
Pages:400
Detailed Subjects: Science / History
Science / Physics / General
Science / Ethics
Biography & Autobiography / Science & Technology
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):14.859 x 21.666 x 2.616 cm
Book Weight:0.557 Kilograms



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