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The Undergrowth of Science Delusion, Self-Deception and Human Frailty

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By: Walter Gratzer
328 pages, B/w photos
The Undergrowth of Science
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  • The Undergrowth of Science ISBN: 9780198507079 Hardback Dec 2000 Out of Print #113826
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Collection of stories from the history of science, including the affair of the N-rays ('the best and most widely analysed example of tribal delusion in the history of science'), Lysenko and the tragedy of Soviet genetics, science in the Third Reich, the tale of polywater, and the cold-fusion aberration of the 1980s.

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Out of Print
By: Walter Gratzer
328 pages, B/w photos
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