Scientific Blunders: A Brief History of How Wrong Scientists Can Sometimes Be (Paperback)Robert Youngson (author)
Paperback 352 Pages / Published: 29/10/1998
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An account of the errors into which seemingly infallible humans have fallen, whether through obstinacy, arrogance or carelessness. The book gives a useful perspective on the risks and benefits of scientific advance. Examples investigated include the Piltdown Man hoax and the Tay Bridge collapse.
Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
Number of pages: 352
Weight: 260 g
Dimensions: 198 x 131 x 23 mm
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