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The zodiac of Paris : how an improbable controversy over an ancient Egyptian artifact provoked a modern debate between religion and science / Jed Z. Buchwald & Diane Greco Josefowicz.

By: Buchwald, Jed Z.
Contributor(s): Josefowicz, Diane Greco.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Princeton, N.J. ; Oxford : Princeton University Press, c2010Description: vi, 428 p. : ill. (some col.), facsims., map, plan, ports. ; 25 cm.ISBN: 9780691145761 (hbk : alk. paper); 0691145768 (hbk : alk. paper).Subject(s): Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821 | Religion and science -- France -- History -- 19th century | Science -- Europe -- History | Science, Ancient | Science -- Egypt -- History -- To 1500 | Science -- Philosophy -- History | Science and astrology -- History | France -- History -- Restoration, 1814-1830 | Egypt -- AntiquitiesDDC classification: Other classification: 10.01
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215:93 BARNES Stages of thought : 215:93 BENNETT The garden, the ark, the tower, the temple : 215:93 BROOKE Of scientists and their gods : 215:93 BUCHWALD The zodiac of Paris : 215:93 CALVIN Calvin and science / 215:93 CARABRLLI In the image of Priapus / 215:93 COPERNICO Copernico, Galilei e la chiesa :

Includes bibliographical references (p. [343]-405)and indexes.

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