The Philosophical Breakfast Club: Four Remarkable Friends Who Transformed Science and Changed the World

The Philosophical Breakfast Club: Four Remarkable Friends Who Transformed Science and Changed the World

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The Philosophical Breakfast Club recounts the life and work of four men who met as students at Cambridge University: Charles Babbage, John Herschel, William Whewell, and Richard Jones.  Recognizing that they shared a love of science (as well as good food and drink) they began to meet on Sunday mornings to talk about the state of science in Britain and the world at large.  Inspired by the great 17th century scientific reformer and political figure Francis Bacon—another… (more)

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Publisher: Broadway Books (February 22, 2011)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 304 pages

File size: 4.1 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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