Gaither’s Dictionary of Scientific Quotations

  • Carl C. Gaither
  • Alma E. Cavazos-Gaither

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxvi
  2. A
    Pages 1-153
  3. B
    Pages 154-194
  4. C
    Pages 195-315
  5. D
    Pages 316-376
  6. E
    Pages 377-516
  7. F
    Pages 517-570
  8. G
    Pages 571-626
  9. H
    Pages 627-651
  10. I
    Pages 652-709
  11. J
    Pages 710-710
  12. K
    Pages 711-736
  13. L
    Pages 737-786
  14. M
    Pages 787-958
  15. N
    Pages 959-1024
  16. O
    Pages 1025-1058
  17. P
    Pages 1059-1205
  18. Q
    Pages 1206-1221
  19. R
    Pages 1222-1266
  20. S
    Pages 1267-1572

About this book

Introduction

Finding words of wisdom about science is now easy with Gaither's Dictionary of Scientific Quotations. Organized thematically and indexed alphabetically by author, this work makes readily available an unprecedented collection of approximately 18,000 quotations related to a broad range of scientific topics, including astronomy, biology, chemistry, engineering, and physics. The thematic organization allows you to effortlessly find a pertinent quotation from a variety of sources and perspectives. The resulting compendium allows a reader to conceptualize and embrace the written images of scientists, laymen, politicians, novelists, playwrights, and poets about humankind's scientific achievements. Quotations are listed with the credited author, title, chapter, page number, birth/death date, and occupation where possible.

Keywords

Natur biology chemistry history history of science medical quotations organization physics science scientific quotations

Authors and affiliations

  • Carl C. Gaither
    • 1
  • Alma E. Cavazos-Gaither
    • 1
  1. 1.Killeen

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-0-387-49577-4
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2008
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Humanities, Social Sciences and Law
  • Print ISBN 978-0-387-49575-0
  • Online ISBN 978-0-387-49577-4
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