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Outline of Science, Vol 1

J. Arthur Thomson

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The Outline of Science, Volume 1 was written specifically with theman-on-the-street in mind as the target audience. Coveringscientific subjects ranging from astronomy to biology to elementaryphysics in clear, concise and easily understood prose, thispopular science work is largely as relevant today as when firstpublished in 1922. Special emphasis is given to the principlesof biological adaptation and evolution, especially how they relate tothe rise of the human species from lower orders. Also included arethe basics of the (then) fairly new concept of relativity and its impacton emerging scientific theories. Since first posted at Project Gutenberg in 2006, the text ofThe Outline of Science, Volume 1 has consistently ranked in the"Top 100 EBooks" category. (Summary by James Christopher)

Language:

English

Narrators:

LibriVox Community

Length:

9h 59m


Chapters

Free Sample

01:00

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

10:30


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

45:56


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

52:09


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

40:23


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

35:41


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

36:11


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

45:23


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

26:56


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

25:56


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

27:31


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

44:21


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

49:27


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

44:35


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

42:02


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

43:31


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

29:19