The man who knew too much: the strange and inventive life of Robert Hooke, 1635-1703

Inwood, S (2003) The man who knew too much: the strange and inventive life of Robert Hooke, 1635-1703. UK : Pan Macmillan. 512p. ISBN 0330488295

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Item Type: Book
Additional Information: This was published in the USA as "The forgotten genius: the biography of Robert Hooke, 1635-1703" (McAdam/Cage, San Francisco, Ca.), xxiv + 482pp, ISBN 1931561567. This biography was shortlisted for the British Society for the History of Science's 2003 Dingle Prize for books published 2001-2003 (awarded to books presenting the history of science 'in an engaging and comprehensible manner, whilst also showing proper regard to historical method').
Uncontrolled Keywords: seventeenth century, Christopher Wren, Isaac Newton, inventor, mechanic, astronomer, anatomist, Great Fire London
Research Area: History
Faculty, School or Research Centre: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences > Centre for Local History Studies
Depositing User: Kim Forbes
Date Deposited: 26 Apr 2007
Last Modified: 17 Nov 2008 17:20
URI: http://eprints.kingston.ac.uk/id/eprint/484

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