Erin's Reviews > The Age of Wonder: How the Romantic Generation Discovered the Beauty and Terror of Science

The Age of Wonder by Richard  Holmes
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Dec 09, 2009

really liked it
bookshelves: own, read-in-2011
Read from May 03 to 11, 2011

Really good, but started to drag at the end. And I did not like Humphry Davy at all, so the chapters about him were slow. The opening chapters about Banks and Herschel were really engaging and wonderful.

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