The Great Scientists
From Euclid to Stephen HawkingBook - 2007
"From the Greek mathematicians Euclid and Archimedes, whose work is even now required reading, to the theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking, the greatest practitioners from a wide range of scientific disciplines are represented here. Each entry gives a biographical background of its subject and a description of the main themes of their work, together with concise expositions of some of their key ideas."--From publisher.
Publisher: New York : Metro Books, 2007
Characteristics: 160 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. ports. ; 26 cm