2009, English, Book, Illustrated edition: In our time / edited by Melvyn Bragg. Bragg, Melvyn, 1939-

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In our time / edited by Melvyn Bragg
 
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Physical Description
  • xi, 595 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Published
  • London : Hodder &​ Stoughton, 2009.
Language
  • English

Edition details

Title
  • In our time /​ edited by Melvyn Bragg.
Author
  • Bragg, Melvyn, 1939-
Other Authors
  • BBC Radio 4
Published
  • London : Hodder &​ Stoughton, 2009.
Physical Description
  • xi, 595 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Target Audience
  • General
Summary
  • Melvyn Bragg's In Our Time series regularly enlightens and entertains substantial audiences on BBC Radio 4. For this book he has selected episodes which reflect the diversity of the radio programmes, and take us on an amazing tour through the history of ideas, from philosophy, physics and history to religion, literature and biology.
Contents
  • The calendar
  • The field of the cloth of gold
  • The origins of mathematics
  • Witchcraft
  • Socrates
  • Cryptography
  • Antimatter
  • Darwin: programme 1
  • Darwin: programme 2
  • Darwin: programme 3
  • Darwin: programme 4
  • Agincourt
  • Plate tectonics
  • Kierkegaard
  • Tea
  • The peasants' revolt
  • Black holes
  • Avicenna
  • The origins of life
  • The siege of Constantinople
  • Alchemy
  • Shakespeare's language
  • Angels
  • The Fibonacci sequence
  • J.S. Mill
  • The divine right of kings.
Notes
  • "A companion to the Radio 4 series."
  • Includes index.
Language
  • English
ISBN
  • 9780340977507 (hbk.)
  • 9780340980538 (pbk.)
  • 0340980532 (pbk.)
Dewey Number
  • 909
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