Thinking about Nothing contains, in addition to a new translation from the Latin of Otto von Guericke's most important writings,an account of his life and a perspective on his thought. Amid the turmoil of the Thirty Years War and the pressures of life as politician and diplomat, he was a pioneer investigator of the nature of space and the atmosphere, and was, most famously, the inventor of the vacuum pump.
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Book Description lulu.com, 2011. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 1447839161
Book Description lulu.com. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 382 pages. 9.21x6.14x0.86 inches. This item is printed on demand. Bookseller Inventory # zk1447839161