The Age of Wonder: How the Romantic Generation Discovered the Beauty and Terror of Science

By: Holmes, Richard

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'The Age of Wonder' is Richard Holmes' first major work of biography for a decade. It has been inspired by the scientific ferment that swept through Britain at the end of the 18th century, and which Holmes now radically redefines as 'the revolution of Romantic science'.

Title: The Age of Wonder: How the Romantic Generation Discovered the Beauty and Terror of Science

Author Name: Holmes, Richard

Categories: Science,

Publisher: HarperPress: 2009-09-03

ISBN Number: 0007149530

ISBN Number 13: 9780007149537

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Used: Good

Type: Paperback

Size: 19 to 25 cm tall, Octavo, (8vo)

Seller ID: 211598