Science and Hypothesis by Henri Poincare

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Science and Hypothesis

Publisher: W. Scott
Number of pages: 298

Henri Poincare wrote the essays in this book in 1905, the landmark period in physics after Maxwell and before special relativity. Not just the science, but the social attitudes of the day come through in this pleasant little book.

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