The Launching of Modern American Science, 1846–1876
|Author||Robert V. Bruce|
|Awards||Pulitzer Prize for History|
The Launching of Modern American Science, 1846–1876 is a 1987 nonfiction book by American historian Robert V. Bruce, published by Knopf. The book is a social history chronicling a three-decade period in American science. It won the 1988 Pulitzer Prize for History.
- Stephens, Lester D. (September 18, 1987). "The launching of modern American science, 1846-1876". Science. – via HighBeam Research (subscription required). Archived from the original on June 10, 2014. Retrieved December 8, 2012.
- Bryan Marguard (January 30, 2008). "Robert Bruce, 84; BU professor won Pulitzer for history". The Boston Globe. – via HighBeam Research (subscription required). Archived from the original on June 10, 2014. Retrieved 8 December 2012.
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