Books  General Natural History  History of Science 

Science and Irish Culture, Volume 1: Why the History of Science Matters in Ireland

Edited By: D Attis and C Mollan

174 pages, Illus

Royal Dublin Society

Hardback | Dec 2004 | #156001 | ISBN: 0860270475
Availability: Usually dispatched within 2-4 weeks Details
NHBS Price: £27.99 $36/€33 approx

Contents

Jim Bennett - Why the History of Science Matters in Ireland. Dorinda Outram - Revisiting. Heavenly Bodies and Logical Minds. Negating the Natural: Or Why Historians Deny Irish Science. Gordon Herries Davies - Before a Blood-Stained Tapestry: Irish Political Violence and Irish Science. David Attis - Sir William Petty and the Mathematical Conquest of Ireland. W. Garrett Scaife - John Phillip Holland: Father of the Modern Submarine. Sean Lysaght - Eagles in Mayo: A Historical Record. Greta Jones - Darwinism in Ireland. Ruth Bayles - Understanding Local Science: The Belfast Natural History Society in the Mid-Nineteenth Century.

Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review this product!

Bestsellers in this subject

Alfred Russel Wallace

NHBS Price: £12.99 $17/€16 approx

The Invention of Nature

NHBS Special Offer Price: £7.50 £9.99 (Save £2.49) $10/€9 approx (ends 31/12/2016)

Ten Thousand Birds

NHBS Price: £34.95 $44/€42 approx

Charles Darwin's Life with Birds

NHBS Special Offer Price: £34.99 £45.99 (Save £11.00) $44/€42 approx (ends 31/12/2016)