The Resource A study of the life and works of Athanasius Kircher, Germanus incredibilis : with a selection of his unpublished correspondence and an annotated translation of his autobiography, by John Edward Fletcher ; edited for publication by Elizabeth Fletcher ; editorial adjustment for the Aries book series by Garry Trompf, (electronic resource/)

A study of the life and works of Athanasius Kircher, Germanus incredibilis : with a selection of his unpublished correspondence and an annotated translation of his autobiography, by John Edward Fletcher ; edited for publication by Elizabeth Fletcher ; editorial adjustment for the Aries book series by Garry Trompf, (electronic resource/)

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A study of the life and works of Athanasius Kircher, Germanus incredibilis : with a selection of his unpublished correspondence and an annotated translation of his autobiography
Title
A study of the life and works of Athanasius Kircher, Germanus incredibilis
Title remainder
with a selection of his unpublished correspondence and an annotated translation of his autobiography
Statement of responsibility
by John Edward Fletcher ; edited for publication by Elizabeth Fletcher ; editorial adjustment for the Aries book series by Garry Trompf
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Athanasius Kircher, a German Jesuit in 17th-century Rome, was an extraordinary polymath. His fascinating correspondence with popes, princes and priests was a key to the mind-set of the period, and the transition from medieval to modern scientific thinking
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
  • 943.03092
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
CT1098.K46
LC item number
F53 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Aries book series,
Series volume
v. 12
Label
A study of the life and works of Athanasius Kircher, Germanus incredibilis : with a selection of his unpublished correspondence and an annotated translation of his autobiography, by John Edward Fletcher ; edited for publication by Elizabeth Fletcher ; editorial adjustment for the Aries book series by Garry Trompf, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=389412
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Kirchers life and works -- pt. 2. Kirchers correspondence -- pt. 3. Kirchers life and letters -- pt. 4. Kirchers Vita with translation and annotations by John Fletcher
Control code
ocn763156013
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
Label
A study of the life and works of Athanasius Kircher, Germanus incredibilis : with a selection of his unpublished correspondence and an annotated translation of his autobiography, by John Edward Fletcher ; edited for publication by Elizabeth Fletcher ; editorial adjustment for the Aries book series by Garry Trompf, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=389412
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Kirchers life and works -- pt. 2. Kirchers correspondence -- pt. 3. Kirchers life and letters -- pt. 4. Kirchers Vita with translation and annotations by John Fletcher
Control code
ocn763156013
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote

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