Bedini, Silvio A.

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BEDINI, Silvio A.

BEDINI, Silvio A. American, b. 1917. Genres: History, Sciences, Biography. Career: Historian Emeritus, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. Publications: Early American Scientific Instruments and Their Makers, 1964; (with W. Van Braun and F. Whipple) Moon: Man's Greatest Adventure, 1970; The Life of Benjamin Banneker, 1972, rev. ed., 1999; Thinkers and Tinkers: Early American Men of Science, 1975; The Spotted Stones, 1978; Declaration of Independence Desk; Relic of Revolution, 1981; Thomas Jefferson and His Copying Machines, 1984; Clockwork Cosmos, 1986; Thomas Jefferson: Statesman of Science, 1990; The Pulse of Time, 1990; The Trail of Time, 1993; Science and Instruments in Seventeenth Century Italy, 1994; Patrons, Artisans and Instruments of Science, 1999; The Pope's Elephant, 1997; The Jefferson Stone, 1999; With Compass and Chain: Early American Surveyors and Their Instruments, 2001. Address: 4303 47th St NW, Washington, DC 20016-2449, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]