History of Science

Verse and Transmutation (History of Science and Medicine Library)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Jan. 15, 2017
Verse and Transmutation (History of Science and Medicine Library)

Verse and Transmutation (History of Science and Medicine Library) by Anke Timmermann
English | Nov. 1, 2013 | ISBN: 9004254846 | 390 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

Verse and Transmutation: A Corpus of Middle English Alchemical Poetry identifies and investigates a corpus of twenty-one anonymous recipes for the philosophers stone dating from the fifteenth century. These were circulated and received in association with each other until the mid-seventeenth century, when a number of them appeared in Elias Ashmole s Theatrum Chemicum Britannicum.
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
Encyclopaedia of the History of Science, Technology and Medicine in Non-Western Cultures, 3rd edition (Repost)

Helaine Selin, "Encyclopaedia of the History of Science, Technology and Medicine in Non-Western Cultures, 3rd edition"
English | ISBN: 9400777469, 9400777485 | 2016 | 4706 pages | PDF | 228 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)…
Monks, Manuscripts and Sundials (History of Science and Medicine Library: Medieval and Modern Science) [Repost]

Monks, Manuscripts and Sundials (History of Science and Medicine Library: Medieval and Modern Science) by Eagleton
English | Jan. 11, 2010 | ISBN: 9004176659 | 305 Pages | PDF | 5 MB

Bringing together the surviving material and manuscript evidence, this book looks closely at a fascinating medieval sundial in the form of a ship.
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

A History of Science in Society: From Philosophy to Utility, Second Edition  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at Nov. 10, 2016
A History of Science in Society: From Philosophy to Utility, Second Edition

A History of Science in Society: From Philosophy to Utility, Second Edition by Andrew Ede, Lesley B. Cormack
2012 | ISBN: 1442604468 | English | 448 pages | PDF | 8 MB

History of Science, History of Text  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Oct. 26, 2016
History of Science, History of Text

History of Science, History of Text Philosophy and History of Science by Karine Chemla
English | 22 Mar. 2005 | ISBN: 1402023200 | 296 Pages | PDF | 5 MB

two main (interacting) ways. They constitute that with which exploration into problems or questions is carried out. But they also constitute that which is exchanged between scholars or, in other terms, that which is shaped by one (or by some) for use by others.
Tomorrow's World: The Unearthly History Of Science Fiction - Complete Series (2014)

Tomorrow's World: The Unearthly History Of Science Fiction - Complete Series (2014)
DVDrip | English | AVI | 720x418 | XviD ~ 1550 kbps, 25 fps | AAC @ 128 kbs 48 Khz - 2 channel | 9h 47min | 3.01 GB
Genre: Science Fiction / Documentary

The series heads to the very frontiers of space and science to produce the definitive television history of science fiction. The story of one of the liveliest and most stimulating genres in popular culture will be told through its impact on cinema, television and literature. Each episode will explore one of the enduring themes of science fiction: time travel; the exploration of space; robots and artificial intelligence; and aliens. It will be made with the help of the genre's greatest pioneers: the filmmakers, writers, actors, and graphic artists whose obsession and imagination has taken them into the unknown. Having explored the future, the past, parallel universes and galaxies far, far away, they are now ready to report back on their experiences.