Athanasius Kircher : the last man who knew everything / edited by Paula Findlen. - New York ; London : Routledge, 2004. - xii, 465 p. : ill., facsims., ports. ; 23 cm.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 421-445) and index.

041594015X (hb : alk. paper) 0415940168 (pb : alk. paper)

2003022829


Kircher, Athanasius, 1602-1680.


Jesuits--Germany--Biography.


Intellectuals--Germany--Biography.
Learning and scholarship--History--Europe--17th century.
Scientists--Germany--Biography.
Encyclopedists--Biography.
Science--History--Germany--17th century.


Europe--Intellectual life--17th century.

CT1098.K46 / A738 2004

Findlen, Paula.