The Aim and Structure of Physical Theory by Pierre Duhem
This classic work in the philosophy of physical science is an incisive and readable account of the scientific method. Pierre Duhem was one of the great figures in French science, a devoted teacher, and a distinguished scholar of the history and philosophy of science. This book represents his most mature thought on a wide range of topics.
Princeton University Press, 1991.
ISBN: 9780691025247. 344 pp.