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Author Name    Bronowski, Jacob. With a new Foreword by Melvyn Bragg.

Title   THE ASCENT OF MAN.

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Fine

Publisher   London Folio Society 2012

Seller ID   29446

302 pp, 10 5/16" H. Quarter bound in dark blue buckram with gilt and silver lettering/decoration on spine, dark blue paper covered boards with a design in gilt and silver by Neil Gower. Gray/blue endpapers, colour and b&w illustrations. Plain dark blue slipcase. Chapter headings: Lower than the Angels; The Harvest of Seasons; The Grain in the Stone; The Hidden Structure; The Music of the Spheres; The Starry Messenger; The Majestic Clockwork; The Drive for Power; The Ladder of Creation; World Within World; Knowledge or Certainty; Generation upon Generation; The Long Childhood. Book is Fine. Slipcase has very light rubbing and a small slight bump on one front edge.

Africa,  Agriculture,  Alchemy,  Alloys,  Amazon  River,  American  Indian  Tribes,  Anatomy,  Animals,  Apes,  Arabs,  Archimedes,  Architecture,  Aristotle,  Arithmetic,  Astronomy,  Atomic  Physics,  Atomic  Structure,  Australopithecus  Africanus,  Homo  Transvaalensis,  Bible,  Biology,  Niels  Bohr,  Ludwig  Boltzmann,  Brains,  Brain,  Bronze,  Carbon,  Caves,  Chemistry,  China,  Child  Development,  Cities,  Colour,  Nicolaus  Copernicus,  Copper,  Cultural  Evolution,  Charles  Darwin,  Scientific  Discoveries,  Earth,  Albert  Einstein,  Chemical  Elements,  Electrons,  Energy,  Biological  Evolution,  Enrico  Fermi,  Fire,  Foresight,  Galilei  Galileo,  Genetics,  Ancient  Greece,  Adolf  Hitler,  Joseph  Hooker,  Horses,  Humans,  Hydrogen,  Incas,  Industrial  Revolution,  Iron,  Language,  Laws,  Light,  Mathematics,  Matter,  Mayans,  Medicine,  Metals,  Migration,  Molecules,  Moon,  Music,  Isaac  Newton,  Nomads,  Numbers,  Oxygen,  Particles,  Physics,  Planets,  Pythagoras,  Rome,  Skulls,  Spectrum,  Stone,  Sun,  Teeth,  Telescopes,  Time,  Tools,  Alfred  Wallace,  Warfare,  Water,  Wheels,  Adaptation,  Fossils,  Blood,  Joseph  Priestley,  Antoine  Lavoisier,  John  Dalton,  Euclid,  Ptolemy,  Relativity,  Benjamin  Franklin,  Kepler,  Dondi  Clock,  Naturalists,  Medeleev,  Thermodynamics,  Gauss,  Heisenberg,  Max  Born,  Leo  Szilard,  Gregor  Mendel,  Crick  And  Watson,  DNA. 

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