By: PURDOM, Tom, ed. ASIMOV, Isaac. BRUNNER, John. SILVERBERG, Robert.
Doubleday, New York, 1969,:
Seller ID: 106120
PURDOM, Tom, (ed.). Adventures in Discovery. Edited by Tom Purdom. Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1969. First Printing. Pp. (10),-182.8vo, black cloth with silver lettering to spine. "Here is a book that take s an unusual approach to the history of science. In ten original essays, a group of writers with backgrounds in science and reputations as first-rate story-tellers explore the human side of great scientific discoveries -- thecreativity, the personalities, and the human failings that all play vital roles in man's search for knowledge. As much as possible, the articles l... View More...