The Resource The Cambridge dictionary of scientists, David Millar ... [et al.]

The Cambridge dictionary of scientists, David Millar ... [et al.]

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The Cambridge dictionary of scientists
Title
The Cambridge dictionary of scientists
Statement of responsibility
David Millar ... [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This alphabetically organized, illustrated biographical dictionary covers over 1300 key scientists from more than 38 countries whose work has helped shape modern science. Fields covered include physics, chemistry, biology, geology, astronomy, mathematics, medicine, meteorology and technology - and special attention is paid to those pioneer women whose achievements and example opened the way to scientific careers for their fellow women. Interspersed with illustrations in the form of diagrams, maps and tables, and with special panel features, this book is a clear and accessible guide to the world's prominent scientific personalities
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 925
  • 509.2/2
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Q141
LC item number
.C128 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Millar, David
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  • Scientists
  • Science
  • Science
  • Scientifiques
  • Sciences
  • Biografias de cientistas
  • Historia da ciencia
  • Dicionarios
  • Natuurwetenschappen
  • Sciences
  • Scientifiques
  • Scientique
  • Biographie
  • Dictionnaire
  • Naturwissenschaftler
  • Biographie
Label
The Cambridge dictionary of scientists, David Millar ... [et al.]
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 387 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1028857467
Label
The Cambridge dictionary of scientists, David Millar ... [et al.]
Link
Publication
Note
Includes index
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 387 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1028857467

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