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Nicolaus Steno an illustrated biography : his tireless pursuit of knowledge, his genius, his quest for the absolute by Harald Moe

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Published by Rhodos in Copenhagen .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Steno, Nicolaus, 1638-1686.,
  • Catholic Church -- Bishops -- Biography.,
  • Anatomists -- Biography.,
  • Geologists -- Biography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Harald Moe ; [translated by David Stoner].
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBX4705.S82 M6413 1994
The Physical Object
Pagination180 p. :
Number of Pages180
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1210298M
ISBN 108772455829
LC Control Number94206261

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The book includes the full set of Steno's anatomical and geological scientific papers in original language. The editors thoroughly translated the original Latin text to English, and included numerous footnotes on the background of this bibliographic and scientific treasure from the 17th century. Nicolas Steno who lived 1 January – 25 November (NS: 11 January – 5 December ) was a Danish Catholic cleric and scientist who pioneered in both anatomy and geology. In he decided not to accept anything written in a book and, instead, decided to find out things for himself. [3]Born: 1 January , Copenhagen. the Danish-born natural scientist Nicolaus Steno published his noted treatise The Prodromus of Nicolaus Steno’s Dissertation Concerning a Solid Body Enclosed by Process of Nature Within a Solid, a seminal work that laid the essential framework for the science of geology by showing in very simple fashion that the. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.