Paper $25.00 ISBN: 9780226742670 Published September 2000 For sale only in the United States, its dependencies, the Philippines, and Canada

Science and Technology Encyclopedia

The University of Chicago Press

The University of Chicago Press

576 pages | 250 illustrations (est.) | 5-1/4 x 8-1/2 | © 2000
Paper $25.00 ISBN: 9780226742670 Published September 2000 For sale only in the United States, its dependencies, the Philippines, and Canada
Up-to-date, concise, and easy to use, the Science and Technology Encyclopedia is a reliable resource for a wide general readership-from high school students to undergraduates to all those with an interest in the comprehensive array of scientific fields it covers.

It includes:
*More than 6,500 authoritative A-Z entries covering earth and life sciences (including natural history, physics, chemistry, medicine, information technology, and other disciplines)

*Biographical entries for more than 850 famous scientists, detailing their careers and achievements

*Over 20,000 cross-references

*More than 250 detailed illustrations, including schematic diagrams, representational natural history artwork, and technical cutaway diagrams
For more information, or to order this book, please visit http://www.press.uchicago.edu
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