The first professional scientist Robert Hooke and the Royal Society of London /
A contemporary of Christopher Wren, Robert Boyle, and Isaac Newton, and close friend of all but Newton, Robert Hooke (1635-1703), one of the founders of the early scientific revolution, faded into almost complete obscurity after his death and remained there for nearly three centuries.
|Main Author:||Purrington, Robert D.|
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1 online resource (xix, 281 pages) : illustrations, map.
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