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Athanasius Kircher

The Last Man Who Knew Everything, 1st Edition

Edited by Paula Findlen

Routledge

480 pages

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Description

First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Reviews

"The collection succeeds in its expressed goal of charting some of the paths through Kircher's world." -- Darin Hayton, Museum of the History of Science, Oxford, Renasissance Quarterly

About the Editor

Paula Findlen is Ubaldo Pierotti Professor of Italian History and Director of the Science, Technology and Society Program at Stanford University. She is the author of Possessing Nature and coeditor of Merchants and Marvels: Commerce, Science and Art in Early Modern Europe, published by Routledge.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
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HISTORY / General
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PHILOSOPHY / General