By: [BERNARD, Claude (1838-1878)] HOLMES, Frederic Lawrence (1932-2003).
Cambridge, MA:, Harvard University Press, 1974.: 1974
Seller ID: PW1070
8vo. xx, , 541,  pp. Figs., index. Navy gilt-stamped cloth, dust jacket; short tear to d.j. Very good. SBN: 674134850 "Claude Bernard was recognized in his own time as one of the giants of science; today he still belongs among the dozen most significant scientists since 1800. Through his ability to present and interpret results within a persuasive theoretical framework, Bernard became an almost mythical example of the systematic, rational, and successful scientist. / This book examines Bernard's formative early research in the years from 1842 to 1848, before he became a well-known s... View More...