Book ID: CBB000076891

Georges Cuvier, fossil bones, and geological catastrophes: New translations and interpretations of the primary texts (1997)

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Rudwick, Martin J.S. (Author)


University of Chicago Press


Publication Date: 1997
Physical Details: xvi + 301 pp.; illus.; notes; bibl.; index

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Review Letteney, M. (2000) Review of "Georges Cuvier, fossil bones, and geological catastrophes: New translations and interpretations of the primary texts". Journal of the History of Biology (p. 199). unapi

Review Bowler, P.J. (1998) Review of "Georges Cuvier, fossil bones, and geological catastrophes: New translations and interpretations of the primary texts". American Scientist (p. 289). unapi

Review Lundelius, E.L., Jr. (1998) Review of "Georges Cuvier, fossil bones, and geological catastrophes: New translations and interpretations of the primary texts". Endeavour: Review of the Progress of Science (p. 82). unapi

Review Laurent, G. (1998) Review of "Georges Cuvier, fossil bones, and geological catastrophes: New translations and interpretations of the primary texts". Archives Internationales d'Histoire des Sciences (p. 478). unapi

Review Thackray, J. (1999) Review of "Georges Cuvier, fossil bones, and geological catastrophes: New translations and interpretations of the primary texts". Archives of Natural History (p. 148). unapi

Review Theunissen, B. (1998) Review of "Georges Cuvier, fossil bones, and geological catastrophes: New translations and interpretations of the primary texts". Historical Studies in the Physical and Biological Sciences (p. 360). unapi

Review Laurent, G. (1998) Review of "Georges Cuvier, fossil bones, and geological catastrophes: New translations and interpretations of the primary texts". History and Philosophy of the Life Sciences (pp. 103-5). unapi

Review Eigen, E. (1999) Review of "Georges Cuvier, fossil bones, and geological catastrophes: New translations and interpretations of the primary texts". Isis: International Review Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences (pp. 374-75). unapi

Review Brooke, J.H. (1999) Review of "Georges Cuvier, fossil bones, and geological catastrophes: New translations and interpretations of the primary texts". French History (pp. 251-53). unapi

Review Frängsmyr, T. (1998) Review of "Georges Cuvier, fossil bones, and geological catastrophes: New translations and interpretations of the primary texts". Lychnos (pp. 362-63). unapi

Review Oldroyd, D. (1999) Review of "Georges Cuvier, fossil bones, and geological catastrophes: New translations and interpretations of the primary texts". Metascience: An International Review Journal for the History, Philosophy and Social Studies of Science (pp. 157-63). unapi

Review Taquet, P. (1998) Review of "Georges Cuvier, fossil bones, and geological catastrophes: New translations and interpretations of the primary texts". Nature (pp. 453-54). unapi

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Authors & Contributors
Gould, Stephen Jay
Rudwick, Martin J.S.
Laurent, Goulven
Tohvri, Epi
Vysotskii, B. P.
Rowlinson, Matthew
Journals
Natural History
Earth Sciences History: Journal of the History of the Earth Sciences Society
VIET: Voprosy Istorii Estestvoznaniia i Tekhniki
Sciences et Techniques en Perspective
Recherche
Proceedings of the Huguenot Society of London
Publishers
Vuibert
Oxford University Press
Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle
Bréal
University of Oklahoma
Concepts
Historical geology; theory of the earth
Earth sciences
Ichthyology
Uniformitarianism
Catastrophism
Animal morphology
People
Cuvier, Georges
Lamarck, Jean Baptiste Antoine Pierre de Monet de
Brongniart, Alexandre
Valenciennes, Achille
Smith, William
Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, Étienne
Time Periods
19th century
18th century
Enlightenment
20th century
Places
France
Russia
Great Britain
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