By: American Heritage Dictionaries, Editors of the [Editor]
Boston, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt: 2006
Edition: First Edition
Seller ID: 040622
Condition: Near Fine
The latest title in the best-selling 100 Words series offers a fascinating look at the vocabulary of science and technology. Thoughtfully chosen by the editors of the American Heritage® Dictionaries, these words will stimulate inquisitive minds to explore new terrain, and challenge long-standing science buffs to measure up. Covering a wide variety of scientific fieldsfrom evolution and ecology to physics and computer sciencethe words are representative of the vocabulary required to understand the most important concepts of science today.Each term is defined and explained in clear, nonscient... View More...