The Foreign Secretary, Professor Nicholas Mann FBA reflects on his first months in office.
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Published in Review, July-December 1999.
The British Academy aims to publish a regular account of its activities by means of its new biannual ‘Review’. This is only the second issue of the ‘Review’, and covers events and activities that took place during the first part of the academic year, from July to December 1999.
Introductory remarks for [British Academy] Review, January-July 1999 issue.
These extracts are taken from the third annual ‘British Academy Lecture’, delivered by Professor Sir Geoffrey Lloyd FBA on 18 November 1999 at the British Academy. He considers below three case studies taken from the ancient world illustrating the different conditions under which scientific investigations were carried out.