The Pursuit of Science in Revolutionary America, 1735-1789

By Brooke Hindle

The Pursuit of Science in Revolutionary America, 1735-1789

434 pp., 6 x 9

  • Paperback ISBN: 978-0-8078-4006-1
    Published: January 1967

Published by the Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture and the University of North Carolina Press

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Published by the Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture and the University of North Carolina Press

This distinguished study brings to light and interprets thoughtfully a vast fund of information on the scientific interests and contributions of the revolutionary generation. It presents an integrated discussion of the character of science in colonial America, and it assesses the changes made in this pattern during the American Revolution.

Originally published in 1956.

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