A Magical World
Superstition and Science From the Renaissance to the EnlightenmentBook - 2018
Spanning some of the most vibrant and fascinating eras in European history, Cambridge historian Derek Wilson reveals a society filled with an ardent desire for knowledge and astounding discoveries and the fantastic discoveries that flowered from it. There was the discovery of the movement of blood around the body; the movement of the earth around the sun; the velocity of falling objects (and why those objects fell).
Publisher: New York :, Pegasus Books,, 2018
Edition: First Pegasus Books hardcover edition
Branch Call Number: 215 WIL
Characteristics: x, 310 pages ; 24 cm