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The age of wonder : [how the romantic generation discovered the beauty and terror of science]

Title
The age of wonder : [how the romantic generation discovered the beauty and terror of science] / by Richard Holmes.
ISBN
9781455114351
1455114359
Published
[Ashland, Or.] : Blackstone Audio, 2011.
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Duration: 21:26:33.
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Summary
"The Age of Wonder" explores the earliest ideas of deep time and space, and the explorers of "dynamic science": an infinite, mysterious Nature waiting to be discovered. Three lives dominate the book: William Herschel, his sister Caroline, and Humphry Davy.
Format
Audio / Online
Language
English
Added to Catalog
November 08, 2016
Performers
Read by Gildart Jackson.
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