Science and Technology in World History, Volume 1

Science and Technology in World History, Volume 1

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Science is a living, organic activity, the meaning and understanding of which have evolved incrementally over human history. This book, the first in a roughly chronological series, explores the development of the methodology and major ideas of science, in historical context, from ancient times to the decline of classical civilizations around 300 A.D. It includes details specific to the histories of specialized sciences including astronomy, medicine and physics--along with Roman engineering and Greek philosophy. It closely describes the contributions of such individuals as Pythagoras, Hippocrat.Paul, the missionary to the gentiles, was born Saul in the city of Tarsus in present day Turkey, on the northern shore of the eastern Mediterranean. His family was ... Following tradition, he learned both Jewish Law and the craft of tent-making. Conservative in ... out of due time.a€147 Paul immediately converted to Christianity .

Title:Science and Technology in World History, Volume 1
Author:David Deming
Publisher:McFarland - 2010-04-20


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