Makers of Science
Oxford University Press, New York
by Michael Allaby and Derek Gjertsen
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A set of five books on the lives of more than 40 great scientists.
Read about Aristotle, Kepler, Linnaeus, the Curies,
McClintock, Richard Feynman, Alexander von Humboldt, Charles Darwin, Jonas
Salk, and many more. In addition, there are brief biographies of more than
300 other scientists.
Each book is fully illustrated. There is a long
list of further reading , including web sites,
and a comprehensive glossary.