Nonfiction Science Book Club: Some More Suggestions

Aladdin's Lamp: How Greek Science Came to Europe Through the Islamic World - John Freely Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind - Yuval Noah Harari The Riddle of the Compass: The Invention That Changed the World - Amir D. Aczel The Inheritor's Powder: A Cautionary Tale of Poison, Betrayal and Greed - Sandra Hempel The Abacus and the Cross: The Story of the Pope Who Brought the Light of Science to the Dark Ages - Nancy Marie Brown The Age of Wonder - Richard Holmes The Dilemmas of an Upright Man: Max Planck and the Fortunes of German Science - J. L. Heilbron The Magic of Reality: How We Know What's Really True - Dave McKean, Richard Dawkins The Botany of Desire: A Plant's-Eye View of the World - Michael Pollan The Science of Everyday Life - Marty Jopson

… just because there are already plenty to choose from anyway! 🙂

Mainly, but not exclusively “history of science” entries here.


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