TITLE

THE MEASURE OF REALITY: QUANTIFICATION AND WESTERN SOCIETY 1250-1600

AUTHOR(S)
Eirich, Gregory M.
PUB. DATE
October 1997
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Oct1997, Issue 76, p72
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
Reviews the book "The Measure of Reality: Quantification and Western Society 1250-1600," by Alfred W. Crosby.
ACCESSION #
17774485

 

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