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Entertainment for Angels: Electricity in the Enlightenment

Paperback, 01/06/2017, £8.99
£7.00
Benjamin Franklin's Enlightenment world of philosophy, spectacle and electricity

Sex, Botany and Empire: The Story of Carl Linnaeus and Joseph Banks

Paperback, 06/07/2017, £8.99
£7.00
The sexual symbolism of Enlightenment botany.

Lab of One's Own: Science and Suffrage in the First World War

Hardback, 18/01/2018, £18.99
£17.09
2018 marks the centenary not only of the Armistice but also of women gaining the vote. A Lab of One's Own commemorates both anniversaries by exploring how the War gave female scientists, doctors, and engineers unprecedented opportunities to undertake endeavours normally reserved for men.

Lab of One's Own: Science and Suffrage in the First World War

Paperback, 23/09/2019, £10.99
£9.00
2018 marked the centenary not only of the Armistice but also of women gaining the vote. A Lab of One's Own commemorates both anniversaries by exploring how the War gave female scientists, doctors, and engineers unprecedented opportunities to undertake endeavours normally reserved for men.

Erasmus Darwin: Sex, Science, and Serendipity

Paperback, 27/06/2020, £12.99
£10.00
A tour of the late eighteenth century English Enlightenment in the company of Erasmus Darwin, grandfather of Charles, who (aside from his poetry and other scientific endeavours) was expounding theories of evolution years before the birth of his more famous grandson.

Science: A Four Thousand Year History

Paperback, 11/02/2010, £14.99
£12.00
A groundbreaking new history of science, from ancient Babylon right up to the latest hi-tech experiments in genetics and particle physics, illuminating the financial interests, imperial ambitions, and publishing enterprises that have made science the powerful global phenomenon that it is today.

Fatal Attraction: Magnetic Mysteries of the Enlightenment

Hardback, 07/04/2005, £9.99
£8.00
A deftly written story of nature's most mystreious force, magnetism, and the spell it cast over three champions of enlightenment. Tales abounded of magnets' ability to attract reluctant lovers, but its expertise lay in he hands of seafarers, who had long used compasses to guide their ships.