Studies in the history of science

by University of Pennsylvania. Bicentennial Conference (1940 : University of Pennsylvania)

Format: Print Book 1941
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor - Closed Reference (Please ask for assistance) r 509 P39
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Collection  Second Floor - Closed Reference (Please ask for assistance)
 
Call Number  r 509 P39
 
 
Contents
Ancient Mesopotamia and the beginnings of science, by E. A. Speiser.
Some fundamental concepts in ancient astronomy, by O. E. Neugebauer.
Medicine and surgery in ancient Egypt, by Hermann Ranke.
Medieval medicine, by H. E. Sigerist.
The rise of modern scientific medicine, by R. H. Shryock.
Two centuries of surgery, by E. A. Graham.
Logico-historical study of mechanism, vitalism, naturalism, by E. A. Singer.
The mathematical way of thinking, by Hermann Weyl.

Additional Information
Subjects Science -- History.
Medicine -- History.
Publisher Philadelphia :University of Pennsylvania Press,1941
Contributors Speiser, E. A. (Ephraim Avigdor), 1902-1965.
Language English
Notes At head of title: University of Pennsylvania. Bicentennial conference.
Description 3 preliminary leaves, 123 pages : diagrams ; 24 cm
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographies.
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