Ideas That Seemed Good at the TimeBook - 2006
A trawl through the history of those scientific ideas which seemed plausible, at least to some, but turned out to be wrong. Includes flat earth, hollow earth, lost worlds and bizarre ideas about evolution; Piltdown man and other scams; alchemy, aliens, humours and homunculi. A feast of curiosities.
Publisher: London : Facts, Figures & Fun, 2006.
Branch Call Number: 500
Characteristics: 336 p. : col. ill. ; 19 cm.