Concise Dictionary of Scientific BiographyBook - 2000
This is the first new edition of the acclaimed Dartmouth Medal-winning Dictionary since 1981. It integrates the 5,100 biographies from the base set with the 400 biographies found in the Supplement, and includes photos and portraits of the most-studied scientists. Most important, the Concise Dictionary of Scientific Biography is comprehensively indexed by theme and subject for the first time, making it a true historical resource, and more than a compendium of biographies.
Publisher: New York : Scribner's, c2000
Edition: 2nd ed
Characteristics: 1097 p. : ill. ; 29 cm