The Scientists (book)

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The Scientists: An Epic of Discovery
Annual report of the trustees of the American Museum of Natural History for the year (1921) (19341550566).jpg
1921 photograph of Marie Curie,
used for the book cover
EditorAndrew Robinson
CountryUnited Kingdom
LanguageEnglish, Czech, Dutch, German, Japanese, Korean, Spanish, Turkish and Vietnamese
SubjectScientific biographies
GenreBiography, history of science
PublisherThames & Hudson
Publication date
2012
Media typePrint
Pages304
ISBN978-0-500-25191-1
OCLC783161000

The Scientists: An Epic of Discovery (2012), edited by Andrew Robinson, is a collection of 43 biographies of a selection of the greatest scientists of all time.[1][2]

Overview[edit]

The book's chapters are contributed by various authors[3] and cover the following scientists (some in pairs) in a number of parts:

Translations[edit]

The book has been translated into a number of languages other than English:

Reviews[edit]

The book has been reviewed in a number of publications and online, including:

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Scientists: An Epic of Discovery". Good Reads. Retrieved 18 February 2018.
  2. ^ "The Scientists: An Epic of Discovery". Cashou Picture Research. Retrieved 18 February 2018.
  3. ^ Robinson, Andrew. "Contributors to The Scientists: An Epic of Discovery" (PDF). nebula.wsimg.com. Retrieved 19 February 2018.
  4. ^ "Vědci" (in Czech). Czech Republic: Slovart. Retrieved 18 February 2018.
  5. ^ "Slovart". www.slovart.cz (in Czech). Czech Republic. Retrieved 18 February 2018.
  6. ^ "De Grote Wetenschappers" (in Dutch). Netherlands: Fontaine Uitgever. Retrieved 18 February 2018.
  7. ^ "Fontaine Uitgevers". www.fontaineuitgevers.nl (in Dutch). Netherlands. Retrieved 18 February 2018.
  8. ^ "Faszination Forschung" (in German). Germany: Parthas Verlag. Retrieved 18 February 2018.
  9. ^ "Parthas Verlag". www.parthasverlag.de (in German). Germany. Retrieved 18 February 2018.
  10. ^ "世界の科学者図鑑 (ヴィジュアル歴史人物シリーズ)". Amazon.co.jp (in Japanese). Japan: Amazon. Retrieved 18 February 2018.
  11. ^ "Hara Shobo". www.harashobo.co.jp (in Japanese). Japan. Retrieved 18 February 2018.
  12. ^ "위대한 과학자들". www.kyobobook.co.kr (in Korean). South Korea: Kyobo. Retrieved 18 February 2018.
  13. ^ "Los grandes científicos". www.boolino.es (in Spanish). Spain: Boolino. Retrieved 18 February 2018.
  14. ^ "Lunwerg Editores". Retrieved 18 February 2018.
  15. ^ "Bilim İnsanları – Bir Keşif Destanı". kitap.ykykultur.com.tr (in Turkish). Turkey: Yapı Kredi Yayınları. Retrieved 18 February 2018.
  16. ^ "Những Nhà Khoa Học Tiên Phong – Thiên Anh Hùng Ca Về Các Phát Minh". kimdong.vn (in Vietnamese). Vietnam: Nhà xuất bản Kim Đồng. 2017. Retrieved 20 February 2018.
  17. ^ "The Scientists: An Epic of Discovery". Amazon.co.uk. Amazon. 2012.
  18. ^ "The Scientists: An Epic of Discovery". Amazon.com. Amazon. 2012.
  19. ^ Leake, Janet (April 2013). "The scientists: an epic of discovery". The Bulletin of The Royal College of Pathologists. Vol. 162. p. 138.
  20. ^ Timmons, T. (March 2013). "The scientists: an epic of discovery". Choice. Vol. 50. p. 7.
  21. ^ Battersby, Eileen (22 December 2012). "Top titles from a year of reading". The Irish Times. Retrieved 18 February 2018.
  22. ^ Weatherall, David J. (12 January 2012). "On the shoulder of giants". The Lancet. 381: 105–106.
  23. ^ "Books in brief – The Scientists: An Epic of Discovery". Nature. 489: 205. 13 September 2012.
  24. ^ Wagner, Gretchen (12 December 2012). "The scientists: an epic of discovery". San Francisco Book Review.
  25. ^ Science News (12 January 2013). "The Scientists: An Epic of Discovery by Andrew Robinson, ed". Science News. p. 30. Retrieved 18 February 2018.
  26. ^ Kerrigan, Michael (27 October 2012). "Book reviews: Inconvenient People | The Silk Road | The Scientists". The Scotsman. Retrieved 18 February 2018.

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