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The Resource A dictionary of scientists

A dictionary of scientists

Label
A dictionary of scientists
Title
A dictionary of scientists
Title variation
Scientists
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"From Archimedes and Copernicus to Stephen Hawking and Stephen Jay Gould, this is the most authoritative and up-to-date biographical dictionary of scientists currently available. Compact yet comprehensive, it will be invaluable reference for scientists, students, and anyone with a general interest in science." "Over 1,600 entries, spanning over 2,500 years; international range covers all areas of science, from physics and astronomy to medicine and ecology, including key figures in the fields of mathematics and technology; clear explanations of the science itself and its historical significance; includes all Nobel Laureates in physics, chemistry, and physiology or medicine; comprehensive index of topics, and extensive network of cross-references to related entries."--Jacket
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
N$T
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Biographical encyclopedia of scientists
Dewey number
  • 509.2/2
  • B
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
Q141
LC item number
.D52 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Daintith, John
  • Gjertsen, Derek
Series statement
Oxford paperback reference
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  • Scientists
  • Scientifiques
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Dictionnaires
  • Encyclopédies
  • Ouvrages de référence
  • Scientists
  • Wetenschapsbeoefenaars
  • Wetenschappen
  • Physical Sciences & Mathematics
  • Sciences - General
  • Scientifiques
Label
A dictionary of scientists
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • General editors: John Daintith, Derek Gjertsen
  • Abridged and updated ed. of: Encyclopedia of scientists. 2nd ed. c1994
  • Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (586 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585110479
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • ocm44963215\
  • (OCoLC)44963215
Label
A dictionary of scientists
Publication
Note
  • General editors: John Daintith, Derek Gjertsen
  • Abridged and updated ed. of: Encyclopedia of scientists. 2nd ed. c1994
  • Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (586 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585110479
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • ocm44963215\
  • (OCoLC)44963215

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