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Science in the Renaissance

by Brendan January

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Published by Franklin Watts in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science, Renaissance -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Science -- History.,
  • Renaissance.

  • About the Edition

    Describes advances in scientific knowledge that occurred during the Renaissance in Europe during the 15th and 16th centuries.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 61-62) and index.

    StatementBrendan January.
    SeriesScience of the past
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ125.2 .J36 1999
    The Physical Object
    Pagination64 p. :
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL691491M
    ISBN 100531115267
    LC Control Number97038633
    OCLC/WorldCa37806076

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    History of science - History of science - The rise of modern science: Even as Dante was writing his great work, deep forces were threatening the unitary cosmos he celebrated. The pace of technological innovation began to quicken. Particularly in Italy, the political demands of the time gave new importance to technology, and a new profession emerged, that of civil and military engineer. The Renaissance was a time of "coming out of the dark". It was a rebirth of education, science, art, literature, music, and a better life for people in general. A Cultural Movement A big part of the Renaissance was a cultural movement called humanism.

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