A TREASURY OF SCIENCE edited by Harlow Shapley Samuel Rapport and Helen Wright with an introduction by Dr. Shapley, fourth revised edition, radio astronomy, measurement of geologic time, the origin of life and man’s ancestral past, new sections on rocketry and space travel, and atomic energy, Harper & Brothers Publishers, New York, printed in 1958.This item is a book5 3/4" by 8 1/2" 776 page hardcover copy. This item is in good conditionwith some soiling and rubbing of the covers, pages are clean and tight, I have not seen any writing on the pages. This is a heavy bulky volume and will be shipped USPS Media Mail.Chapters include:introduction, science and the scientist, the physical world, the heavens, the earth, matter, energy, physical law, the world of life, the riddle of life, the evolution of life, the world of man, from ape to civilization, the human machine, the conquest of disease, the rocket and the atom, rockets, missiles, space, the power of the atom: an end or a beginning? and much, much more. Thanks for Looking. L25DON’T FORGET TO CHECK OUR STORE, WE HAVE A GOOD SELECTION OF BOOKS AND VINTAGE POSTCARDS FOR A VERY GOOD PRICE AND WE SELL BOOKS BY LOTS TOO. Powered by eCRATER . List your items fast and easy and manage your active items.