Science in Sweden: The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, 1739-1989

By: Frangsmyr, Tore (editor)

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Crisp, clean, bright book -- pages pristine and no bumps to boards. Dustjacket will arrive in brand new mylar cover. Book is a compendium of articles by various authors covering: Utilitarianism and the Economy; Astronomy and the First Observatory; The Academy in the Daily Life of Sweden; Scientific Travel -- The Linnean Tradition; Berzelius As Permenent Secretary; The Swedish Museum of Natural History; Swedish Polar Exploration; Environmental Protection and the National Parks; The Benefits of the Nobel Prizes; and Research Institutes.Illustrated with black and white photographs. 291 pages including index.

Title: Science in Sweden: The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, 1739-1989

Author Name: Frangsmyr, Tore (editor)

Categories: Science,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Science History Publications: 1989

ISBN Number: 0881350923

ISBN Number 13: 9780881350920

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: 26018

Keywords: The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences. Nobel Prizes.