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Knowledge is Power

How Magic, the Government and an Apocalyptic Vision Helped Francis Bacon to Create Modern Science

John Henry

John Henry assesses Francis Bacon’s ineluctable influence on the methodology, content and organization of science both in his own time and now, revealing how Bacon’s fascination with bureaucracy, magic and religion inspired his best-known works, including The New Organon.
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  • Publisher: Icon
  • Year: 2017
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 212pp
  • Illustrated: Yes
  • Dimensions: 195x129mm
  • ISBN: 9781785782367
  • Condition: New
  • Weight: 0.2kg
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