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New worlds, ancient texts : the power of tradition and the shock of discovery / Anthony Grafton with April Shelford and Nancy Siraisi
Bib ID 2581807
Format BookBook
Author
Grafton, Anthony
 
Description Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1992 
x, 282 p. : ill. ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 0674618769 (paperback)
0674618750 (acid-free paper)
Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 263-271) and index.

Subjects America -- Discovery and exploration.  |  Europe -- Intellectual life -- 16th century.  |  Europe -- Intellectual life -- 17th century.
Other authors/contributors Shelford, April  |  Siraisi, Nancy G

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