Select Bibliography for Modern Science

David Wootton, The Invention of Science: A New History of the Scientific Revolution, Harper Collins, 2015.

James E McClellan III and Harold Dorn, Science and Technology in World History: An Introduction, Second Edition, The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2006.

John Henry, The Scientific Revolution and the Origins of Modern Science, Second Edition, Palgrave, 2002.

Margaret C. Jacob, The Scientific Revolution: A Brief History with Documents, Bedford St. Martin’s, 2010.

Nicolaus Copernicus, On the Revolutions of the Heavenly Spheres, Edited, with commentary, by Stephen Hawking, Running Press, 2002.

Richard H. Schlagel, Three Scientific Revolutions: How They Transformed Our Conceptions of Reality, Humanity Books, 2015.

Steven Shapin & Simon Schaffer, Leviathan and the Air-Pump: Hobbes, Boyle, and the Experimental Life, Princeton University Press, 1985.

Steven Shapin, The Scientific Revolution, The University of Chicago Press, 1996.