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Patricia Fara is a Fellow of Clare College, Cambridge, where she lectures on the history of science. She is the author of several books on scientific history for general readers, Newton: The Making of Genius (2002) and An Entertainment for Angels: Electricity and Enlightenment (2002), Pandora's Breeches: Women, Science and Power in the Enlightenment , a well-received academic monograph, and numerous articles and reviews for academic and popular publications.


Pandora's Breeches Patricia Fara

An original and highly readable exploration of the role of women in the history of science

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