Louis Agassiz: Creator of American Science
Charismatic and controversial, Louis Agassiz is our least known revolutionary-some fifty years after American independence, he became a founding father of American science. Irmscher adds unflinching evidence of Agassiz's racist impulses and shows how avidly Americans looked to men of science to mediate race policy.
Author: Dr Christoph Irmscher
Publication Date: 2017-01-14
Title: Louis Agassiz: Creator of American Science