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The Resource Shakespeare''s Double Helix

Shakespeare''s Double Helix

Label
Shakespeare''s Double Helix
Title
Shakespeare''s Double Helix
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
What does it mean to make life? This book focuses on one of the key questions for culture and science in both Shakespeare''s time and our own. Shakespeare wrote A Midsummer Night''s Dream during a period when the ''new science'' had begun to unsettle the foundations of knowledge about the natural world. Through close analysis of the play and reflection on modern genetic engineering, Turner examines developments in early modern culture as it sought to come to terms with the new forces of magic, astrology, alchemy and mechanics - fields of knowledge that preoccupied the most adventurous intelle
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Turner, Henry S
Dewey number
822.33
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR2827
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Shakespeare Now!
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Science
  • Science in literature
  • Shakespeare, William
  • DRAMA
  • Science
  • Science in literature
  • England
Label
Shakespeare''s Double Helix
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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
Cover; Contents; General Editors' Preface; Preface; When everything seems double; Two intertwining helices; That is the true beginning of our end; Then read the names of the actors; and so grow to a point; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; X
Control code
893336326
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (142 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441102058
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)893336326
Label
Shakespeare''s Double Helix
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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
Cover; Contents; General Editors' Preface; Preface; When everything seems double; Two intertwining helices; That is the true beginning of our end; Then read the names of the actors; and so grow to a point; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; X
Control code
893336326
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (142 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441102058
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)893336326

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