The Sleepwalkers

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Macmillan, 1968 - Astronomy - 624 pages
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Review: The Sleepwalkers: A History of Man's Changing Vision of the Universe

User Review  - Benjamin - Goodreads

Koestler is great at his analysis of historic science. His presentation of Pythagoras and Galileo had insights worth reading about. However, his conclusions were easily determined in the first few ... Read full review

Review: The Sleepwalkers: A History of Man's Changing Vision of the Universe

User Review  - Kay - Goodreads

This was a very good history of scientific development showing how discoveries were made almost by accident and not in any directly progressive way. However, I wasn't impressed with Koestler's style and I thought there were a couple of passages which could have been reduced by the editor. Read full review

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Introduction by Herbert Butterfield m a
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DAWN
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THE HARMONY OF THE SPHERES
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