Bernhard Varenius (1622-1650) /

Bernhard Varenius' books influenced the history of science in such a way that Isaac Newton, Alexander von Humboldt and Tsar Peter the Great all referred to him. Varenius wrote the first comprehensive description of Japan (""Descriptio regni Japoniae, "" 1649) from a European...

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Other Authors: Schuchard, Margret
Format: eBook
Published: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2007.
Series:Brill's studies in intellectual history ; v. 159.
Online Access:Available via EBSCO eBook Collection
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