Isis (Volume 92, No. 2, June 2001). Journal of the History of Science Society.
Includes "Curiosity, Forbidden Knowledge and the Reformation of Natural Philsophy in Early Modern England" by Peter Harrison, Nicolas Rasmussen on the development of herbicides in 1940s America, Mary Knight on ritual mutiliation in Greco-Roman Egypt. pp265-449. Reviews and more. Isis is an International Review devoted to the History of Science and its Cultural Influence.
Journal of the History of Science Society. B/W illustrations.
Title: Isis (Volume 92, No. 2, June 2001).
Publisher: University of Chicago Press, 2001.
Condition: Unmarked. Some bumps on the cover and a creased page inside. Acceptable.
Keywords: English History, 18th Century Science, Plant Hormones, Circumcism, Robert Boyle, History, Science, Natural History, Ritual, Classical Studies, Food Studies, Technology
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