A Word on Science And Governing

Books: ‘Gentlemen Scientists and Revolutionaries’
Tom Shachtman in his office at home in Salisbury; Photo Marsden Epworth

It’s a staid title for an entertaining, sometimes zany, elegantly written and topical book: Tom Shachtman’s 38th, “Gentlemen Scientists and Revolutionaries: The Founding Fathers in the Age of Enlightenment.”

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