World Changers

Made:
1999

World Changers. A Tale of British Scientific Genius. Royal Mail Book of Millennium Stamps. Featuring a chronology 1628-1997; Jenner and vaccination, how immunity works; Faraday and electromagnetism, make an electromagnet; Darwin and evolution, his finches; Turing and computers, and NIM, a binary game. Each person life and legacy accompanied by sheet with four stamps from Millennium Collection. Suggests future life chronology 2002-2020. Designed by Silk Pearce. Written by Matt Bacon. Post Office, 1999. [20]pp; 9.7x16.3cm.

Details

Category:
Art
Identifier:
2000-253
type:
postage stamps
credit:
Post Office
status:
Permanent collection

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