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Joseph Banks and the English Enlightenment 1 edition

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Joseph Banks and the English Enlightenment
Useful Knowledge and Polite Culture
New Ed edition

Published December 18, 2003 by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English.

First Sentence

Like Francis Bacon, Bank's importance lies not in his own scientific contributions-which were few and slight-but rather in his ability to publicise the possibilities of science when linked with sympathetic patrons, particularly government.

The Physical Object

Format
Paperback
Number of pages
336
Dimensions
9.5 x 7.3 x 0.8 inches
Weight
1.4 pounds

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL7745548M
ISBN 10
0521542111
ISBN 13
9780521542111
OCLC/WorldCat
78978058
Library Thing
3999592

History Created December 10, 2009 · 3 revisions Download catalog record: RDF / JSON

July 14, 2017 Edited by Mek adding subject: Internet Archive Wishlist
April 28, 2010 Edited by Open Library Bot Linked existing covers to the work.
December 10, 2009 Created by WorkBot add works page