Letters on Natural Magic Addressed to Sir Walter Scott, Bart.: Annotated
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Publisher: Independently Published
Published: Mar 28 2021
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David Brewster (1781-1868) wrote this fascinating treatise to illustrate the use of scientific principles by ancient governments and religious orders to frighten and delude the populace for their own advantage. He also covers a variety of other scientific curiosities and marvels (optical, auditory, chemical, mechanical, atmospheric, etc.), providing logical reasoning to counter superstition, while recognizing the hand of the Creator.