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Unweaving the Rainbow
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Richard Dawkins
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-04-06 - Publisher: Penguin UK

A dazzling, passionate polemic against anti-science movements of all kinds. Keats accused Newton of destroying the poetry of the rainbow by explaining the origin of its colours. In this illuminating and provocative book, Richard Dawkins argues that Keats could not have been more mistaken, and shows how an understanding of
Unweave a Rainbow
Language: en
Pages: 51
Authors: Amanda Benjamin Hall
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1942 - Publisher:

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Color and Culture
Language: en
Pages: 335
Authors: John Gage
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

An encyclopaedic work on color in Western art and culture from the Middle Ages to Post-Modernism.
The Greatest Inventions of the Past 2,000 Years
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: John Brockman
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

The responses of some of the world's leading scientists and creative thinkers vary from the computer to the eraser, from movable type to classical music, from the lens to counting systems, from the concepts of free will to democracy.
Jesus Was a Liberal
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Scotty McLennan
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-05-12 - Publisher: St. Martin's Press

For the millions of people who identify as liberal Christians. In McLennan's bold call to reclaim ownership of Christianity, he advocates a sense of religion based not on doctrinal readings of scripture but on the humanity behind Christ's teachings. He addresses such topics as intelligent design, abortion, same sex marriage,