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The Little Book of Scientific Principles, Theories and Things

By: Surendra Verma

222 pages, Illustrations, 1 map

New Holland Publishers

Paperback | Dec 2006 | #179342 | ISBN: 1845375270
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About this book

Contains the principles, theories, hypotheses, rules, axioms, theorems, equations, models, systems and paradoxes that form the foundations of science. The entries explain the theories and provide a context in which these discoveries were made, offering an insight into the history of science.


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Biography

Surendra is a science writer based in Melbourne. He has published six books and more than 700 feature articles, news reports and book reviews in Australian and international publication, including New Scientist. He has been a regular contributor to the Melbourne Age, the Melbourne Sun, the Melbourne Herald and the Adelaide Advertiser. From 1995 to 1999 he wrote a regular 'Science Talk' column for the education supplement of the Melbourne Age. He is presently working on a popular science book tentatively called The Tunguska Fireball: A New Look at an Old Mystery which will be published by Icon Books in the UK in 2005

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