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The Resource Science in the British colonies of America

Science in the British colonies of America

Label
Science in the British colonies of America
Title
Science in the British colonies of America
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
...[B]rings together for the first time the full story of American colonial science with all its patrons, contributors, and contributions to the "new science" of the Western world from 1520 to 1770. [The author's] comprehensive overview, based on primary sources, provides a new dimension to the cultural history and literature of the American colonies. -- from book jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1904-1970
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stearns, Raymond Phineas
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
LC call number
Q127.N6
LC item number
S7 1970
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science
  • Science
  • North America
  • Science
Label
Science in the British colonies of America
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 712-717)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. Old Science in the New World -- 3. The New Science Comes to America -- 4. The Advent of the Royal Society of London -- 5. The Royal Society's Early Promotions: Virginia -- 7. The Royal Society's Early Promotions: The West Indies and Hudson's Bay -- 8. The Southern Mainland Colonies -- 9. The West Indies -- 10. The Northern Mainland Colonies -- 11. The Emergence of American Science -- 12. Some Observations and Conclusions
Control code
ocm00109727
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xx, 766 pages
Isbn
9780252001208
Lccn
78122915
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Gift of Carol Traveny.
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)109727
Label
Science in the British colonies of America
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 712-717)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. Old Science in the New World -- 3. The New Science Comes to America -- 4. The Advent of the Royal Society of London -- 5. The Royal Society's Early Promotions: Virginia -- 7. The Royal Society's Early Promotions: The West Indies and Hudson's Bay -- 8. The Southern Mainland Colonies -- 9. The West Indies -- 10. The Northern Mainland Colonies -- 11. The Emergence of American Science -- 12. Some Observations and Conclusions
Control code
ocm00109727
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xx, 766 pages
Isbn
9780252001208
Lccn
78122915
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Gift of Carol Traveny.
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)109727

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