Index


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Entries in italics refer to books and other works.

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C

Caesar, Julius 7 11 12
calculator 32
calendar
7 Babylonian
7 Chinese
7 Gregorian
7 Egyptian
7 Indian (Hindu)
7 Islamic (Muslim)
7 Jewish
7 Mayan
7 Roman (Julian)
Cairo 16
calculus 20
Calicut (Kozhikode) 17
17 da Gama in -
caliph 16
Calvin 19 22 26
Candra Gupta 14
Candra Gupta II 6 14
14 public health system of -
14 religious tolerance under -
canoe 18
capitalism 35
19 and religion
19 early criticism of - in Europe
17 early elements of - in Europe
32 in Japan
23 in Russia
22 laws of -
9 population growth under -
Caraka 14
Caral 2 18
caravel 17
Carrington 33
Cartesian coordinates 19
Carthage 11
Carvaka philosophy 14
Catherine II the Great 23
23 and restauration
Cato 11
catastrophism 31
Causae et Curae 13
cause and effect
14 in Indian philosophy
Cavendish 24
Cavour 28
cell division 34
Cellarius' star atlas 20
Celsius 20
Celsus 11 19 22
census, USA 32
CFCs 35
Challenger (HMS) 26
Chambers 22
Chan Chan 18
Chang Chi-tung 35
Chang Chung Ching 15
ch'arki (jerky) 18
Charles V (of Spain) 18 19
Chartists 27
Chatelêt, Marquise de 21
Chavín de Huántar 18
checker board
21 banned in France
5 in China
6 in Europe's middle ages
Chemical Congress, First International 24
chemistry 24
14 in early India
Cheng Ho 15 17
Chiang Kai-shek 35
Chichén Itzá 18
Chimú 18

China 35
7 calendar
15 canal system
9 medicine
5 number system
15road system
15 script
Chincha 18
christian church
13 as landlord
christianity
32 banned in Japan
25 fundamentalist -
12 in Roman empire
23 introduction in Russia
12 rise of -
chromosome 25 34
34 - map
chronometer 17
Churchill 29 32
Cicero 11 12
Civil Wars (England) 20 24
Civil War (Spain) 29
Civil War (USA) 26
civilization
2 beginning of
1 definition
class
18 in Maya society
8 structure in Athens (see armed citizens)
1 origin
   8 of merchant - in ancient Greece
classification (in biology) 25
climate research 35
cloning 34
Cnidus, medical school of 9
Code Napoléon 21 28
coffee 25
Cold War 29
colonies
8 11 ancient Greek -
11 Phoenician
25 types of -
colonization 26 29
Colossus 32
Columbus 15 17
17 sponsored by Isabella I
comets 15
Commune de Paris 28 35
compass 15 17 31
complementarity concept 28
computer 32
32 analog vs. digital
Confucius (K'ung-Fu-Tzu) 15
Congo 29
conservatory 25
Constantine 12 13
Constantinople
23 fall of -
12 founding of -
23 trade with Novgorod
continental drift 31
convection in the Earth 31
Córdoba 16 17
Cook 20
coordinate systems
19 Cartesian -
19 Euclidian -, see Cartesian
19 non-Euclidian -
Copán 18
7 length of lunar cycle
Copernican system 19 22
Copernicus 13 19
Coriolis 27
27 28 - force
Cos (medical school of -) 9
cosmogony 33
cosmology 33
33 20th century -
Coulomb 27
27 as physical unit
Crab nebula 15
craftsmanship and science 20
creationism 25 31
crisis, economic 27 28
Cromwell 20
crusades 13
culture
1 definition
26 American -
Curie, Marie 29
Curie, Pierre 29
curvature of space 28 33
Cuvier 31
Cuzco 18
Cyclopaedia 22
Cyrene
9 10 medical school of -
Cyril 12