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The Eureka! Moment

100 Key Scientific Discoveries of the 20th Century, 1st Edition

By Rupert Lee

Routledge

256 pages

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Description

First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Reviews

"The material, meant for lay readers, is lucidly and clearly presented. The entries provide essential information and whet the appetite for more detailed knowledge." -- The Hamilton Spectator

"[Uses] a lively tone which will lend to browsing by many a non-scientist." -- Wisconsin Bookwatch

"The Eureka! Moment provides and showcases short, succinct reviews of the 100 top discoveries in every field of science, using a lively tone which will nicely lend to browsing by many a non-scientist general reader." -- Midwest Book Review

About the Author

Rupert Lee is a science librarian and holds a PhD in zoology from The Queen's College, Oxford University. He lives in Hatfield, Hertfordshire about 30 miles north of central London.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HIS000000
HISTORY / General
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SCIENCE / General
SOC002010
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology / Cultural