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The Resource Oxford dictionary of scientific quotations, edited by W.F. Bynum and Roy Porter ; assistant editors, Sharon Messenger, Caroline Overy, (electronic book)

Oxford dictionary of scientific quotations, edited by W.F. Bynum and Roy Porter ; assistant editors, Sharon Messenger, Caroline Overy, (electronic book)

Label
Oxford dictionary of scientific quotations
Title
Oxford dictionary of scientific quotations
Statement of responsibility
edited by W.F. Bynum and Roy Porter ; assistant editors, Sharon Messenger, Caroline Overy
Title variation
Scientific quotations
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The great ideas of science, from the first 'Eureka!' to the cloning of Dolly the sheep, can all be found in this collection. An essential reference tool, it also presents the human face of science, as scientists talk about achievements and failures in their own lives, and in those of others
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
500
Index
index present
LC call number
Q173
LC item number
.O915 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1943-
  • 1946-2002
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bynum, W. F.
  • Porter, Roy
  • Messenger, Sharon
  • Overy, Caroline
Series statement
Oxford paperback reference
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science
  • Scientists
  • Science
Target audience
specialized
Label
Oxford dictionary of scientific quotations, edited by W.F. Bynum and Roy Porter ; assistant editors, Sharon Messenger, Caroline Overy, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
OROUK98614432
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xvi, 712 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780191727771
Lccn
2006049352
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Oxford dictionary of scientific quotations, edited by W.F. Bynum and Roy Porter ; assistant editors, Sharon Messenger, Caroline Overy, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
OROUK98614432
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xvi, 712 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780191727771
Lccn
2006049352
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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