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The Age of Science: What Scientists Learned in the Twentieth Century

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By: Gerard Piel

460 pages, B/w photos, illus

Perseus Press

Hardback | Dec 2001 | #136111 | ISBN: 1903985072
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About this book

Piel, former editor and publisher of Scientific American, gives an overview of the scientific achievements of the twentieth century, with chapters on the fundamental forces of nature, the subatomic world, cosmology, the cell and molecular biology, earth history and the evolution of life, and human evolution.

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