History of Science

The Cambridge History of Science, Volume 4: The Eighteenth Century (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by step778 at Aug. 31, 2017
The Cambridge History of Science, Volume 4: The Eighteenth Century (Repost)

Roy Porter, "The Cambridge History of Science, Volume 4: The Eighteenth Century"
2003 | pages: 907 | ISBN: 0521572436 | PDF | 5,2 mb

The Oxford Illustrated History of Science  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at Aug. 16, 2017
The Oxford Illustrated History of Science

The Oxford Illustrated History of Science by Iwan Rhys Morus
2017 | ISBN: 0199663270 | English | 448 pages | PDF | 29 MB
Rising Time Schemes in Babylonian Astronomy (SpringerBriefs in History of Science and Technology) [Repost]

Rising Time Schemes in Babylonian Astronomy (SpringerBriefs in History of Science and Technology) by John M. Steele
English | 27 Mar. 2017 | ISBN: 3319552201 | 120 Pages | PDF | 2.01 MB

This revealing work examines an approach from ancient astronomy to what was then a particularly important question, namely that of understanding the relationship between the position in the ecliptic and the time it takes for a fixed-length of the ecliptic beginning at that point to rise above the eastern horizon.
From Classical to Modern Algebraic Geometry: Corrado Segre's Mastership and Legacy (Trends in the History of Science) [Repost]

From Classical to Modern Algebraic Geometry: Corrado Segre's Mastership and Legacy (Trends in the History of Science) by Gianfranco Casnati
English | 22 Apr. 2017 | ISBN: 3319329928 | 756 Pages | PDF | 32.75 MB

This book commemorates the 150th birthday of Corrado Segre, one of the founders of the Italian School of Algebraic Geometry and a crucial figure in the history of Algebraic Geometry. It is the outcome of a conference held in Turin, Italy.

A Little History of Science (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at May 29, 2017
A Little History of Science (repost)

A Little History of Science by William Bynum
English | ISBN: 0300136595 | 2010 | PDF | 271 pages | 10 MB

The History of Science Fiction, second edition  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Ossane at March 1, 2017
The History of Science Fiction, second edition

The History of Science Fiction, second edition by Adam Charles Roberts
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1137569565 | 524 pages | PDF | 6.96 MB

This book is the definitive critical history of science fiction. The 2006 first edition of this work traced the development of the genre from Ancient Greece and the European Reformation through to the end of the 20th century. This new 2nd edition has been revised thoroughly and very significantly expanded.
The History of Science Fiction (Palgrave Histories of Literature) 2nd ed. by Adam Roberts

The History of Science Fiction (Palgrave Histories of Literature) 2nd ed. by Adam Roberts
English | September 5, 2016 | ISBN: 1137569565, 113756959X | 524 pages | PDF | 7 MB

Dieter Wuckel, Bruce Cassiday, "The Illustrated History of Science Fiction"  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by TimMa at Jan. 9, 2017
Dieter Wuckel, Bruce Cassiday, "The Illustrated History of Science Fiction"

Dieter Wuckel, Bruce Cassiday, "The Illustrated History of Science Fiction"
Ungar Pub Co | 1989 | ISBN: 0804429847 | English | PDF | 251 pages | 41.6 MB

This East German view of science fiction will surprise American fans. The authors characterize American science fiction as "trivial" and "frivolous." In its particularly East European slant, the book resembles Franz Rottensteiner's The Science Fiction Book: An Illustrated History ( LJ 10/1/75)…
Historiography of Mathematics in the 19th and 20th Centuries (Trends in the History of Science)

Historiography of Mathematics in the 19th and 20th Centuries (Trends in the History of Science) by Volker R. Remmert
English | 30 Dec. 2016 | ISBN: 3319396471 | 288 Pages | PDF | 3.62 MB

This book addresses the historiography of mathematics as it was practiced during the 19th and 20th centuries by paying special attention to the cultural contexts in which the history of mathematics was written.

A Companion to the History of Science  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by viserion at Dec. 29, 2016
A Companion to the History of Science

Bernard Lightman, "A Companion to the History of Science (Wiley Blackwell Companions to World History)"
ISBN: 1118620771 | 2016 | PDF | 624 pages | 11 MB