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The Ascent of Man

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First published in 1973 to accompany the groundbreaking BBC television series, it is considered one of the first works of 'popular science', illuminating the historical and social context of scientific development for a generation of readers. In his highly accessible style, Dr Bronowski discusses human invention from the flint tool to geometry, agriculture to genetics, and from alchemy to the theory of relativity, showing how they all are expressions of our ability to understand and control nature.

The actual book is in very good condition, as new . The box shell which contains the book has shelf ware.

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Author(s):
Jacob Bronowski
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
27cm x 20cm
Edition:
Published 2012
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
302
Publisher:
BBC Books
Title:
The Ascent of Man

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First published in 1973 to accompany the groundbreaking BBC television series, it is considered one of the first works of 'popular science', illuminating the historical and social context of scientific development for a generation of readers. In his highly accessible style, Dr Bronowski discusses human invention from the flint tool to geometry, agriculture to genetics, and from alchemy to the theory of relativity, showing how they all are expressions of our ability to understand and control nature.

The actual book is in very good condition, as new . The box shell which contains the book has shelf ware.

Author(s):
Jacob Bronowski
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
27cm x 20cm
Edition:
Published 2012
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
302
Publisher:
BBC Books
Title:
The Ascent of Man

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