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Hugh Miller and the Controversies of Victorian Science

Hugh Miller and the Controversies of Victorian Science( )
Editor: Shortland, Michael
ISBN:978-0-19-854053-3
Publication Date:Apr 1996
Publisher:Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $90.00
Book Description:

It is rare nowadays to come upon an undeservedly neglected figure from Britain's Victorian age, but Hugh Miller (1802-56), the subject of this book, is certainly one such. Admired in his time by such celebrated thinkers as Charles Darwin, Charles Dickens, and Thomas Carlyle, Hugh Miller's manybooks on science, literature and religion sold in tens of thousands of copies, winning admirers around the world. This collection of essays offers the first modern assessment of Miller, his life...
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Book Details
Pages:412
Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / Science & Technology
Science / History
History / Europe / Great Britain / Victorian Era (1837-1901)
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):16.51 x 24.13 x 2.83 cm
Book Weight:0.86 Kilograms



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