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Título: The Invention of Air: A Story of Science, ...
Editorial: Books on Tape
Encuadernación: Audio CD
Condición del libro: Fair
Descripción Riverhead Books, 2008. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Good. The author of Everything Bad Is Good For You, Mind Wide Open, and Interface Culture, among others, produces this story of sweeping historicals transformation, at the center of which is the story of Joseph Priestley, scientist and minister, protege of Benjamin Franklin - an 18th-century thinker who played key roles in the invention of ecosystem science, the discovery of oxygen, the founding of the Unitarian Church, and the intellectual development of the United States. He was, literally, 'man of the decade' of the 1780s! A colorful, connected, and compelling slice of historical writing situates Priestly on both sides of the Atlantic. Notes, Biblio., Index. 254p. Nº de ref. de la librería 2278636