Francis Bacon

Francis Bacon

The Double-edged Life of the Philosopher and Statesman

Book - 2015
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"Francis Bacon proposed to take "all knowledge to be my province." He posed two related questions which he understood better than any other man of his time: can human beings respect and obey nature, and can they also command nature? He asked many other questions considered useless and impractical in his time but vital in ours"--
Publisher: Jefferson, North Carolina :, McFarland & Company, Inc.,, [2015]
ISBN: 9780786497270
Branch Call Number: 192 BAC
Characteristics: vii, 213 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm


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