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The Age of Wonder : How the Romantic Generation Discovered the Beauty and Terror of Science

Holmes, Richard

ISBN 10: 0007149522 / 0-00-714952-2
ISBN 13: 9780007149520
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Limited
Publication Date: 2008

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Richard Holmes is a Fellow of the British Academy, Professor of Biographical Studies at the University of East Anglia (2001-2007).


 
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