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Science: The Definitive Visual Guide

Popular Science

By: Adam Hart-Davis(Editor), John Gribbin(Editor), Douglas Palmer(Editor), Jeremy Cherfas(Editor)

512 pages, colour photos, colour illustrations

Dorling Kindersley

Hardback | compact edition (219 × 260 mm) | Aug 2012 | #200203 | ISBN-13: 9781409383147
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Hardback | regular edition (262 × 307 mm) | Sep 2011 | #182443 | ISBN-13: 9781405322478
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This is the complete illustrated science encyclopedia covering the history, key discoveries, inventions and people. Science: The Definitive Visual Guide reveals the story of scientific progress from the invention of the wheel to 21st-century climate solutions, including everything from ancient Greek geometry and quantum physics to the worldwide web. You can explore every key moment of scientific discovery with this remarkable reference book and find out how the concepts, inventions and the individuals behind them have changed our world. With stunning artworks and authoritative information Science: The Definitive Visual Guide, now in compact format makes even complex scientific subjects easily comprehensible.

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Adam Hart-Davis has worked and presented on major TV series including Local Heroes, Top Ten Treasures, Tomorrow's World, What The Stuarts Did For Us, What The Victorians Did For Us, What The Romans Did For Us, and What The Ancients Did For Us. He lives in the West of England.

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