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The sleepwalkers : a history of man's changing vision of the universe.

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Arthur Koestler's extraordinary history of humanity's changing vision of the universe In this masterly synthesis, Arthur Koestler cuts through the sterile distinction between 'sciences' and 'humanities' to bring to life the whole history of cosmology from the Babylonians to Newton. He shows how the tragic split between science and religion arose and how, in particular, the modern world-view replaced the medieval world-view in the scientific revolution of the seventeenth century. He also provides vivid and judicious pen ...

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The Sleepwalkers: A History of Man's Changing Vision of the Universe
2014, Penguin Classics, London

ISBN-13: 9780141394534

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The Sleepwalkers: A History of Man's Changing Vision of the Universe
1990, Penguin Books, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780140192469

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