British Scientists of the Nineteenth Century

By J G Crowther

© 2009 – Routledge

344 pages

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Hardback: 9780415474528
pub: 2008-08-18
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About the Book

J G Crowther has chosen five of the greatest scientists of the nineteenth century – Davy, Faraday, Clerk-Maxwell, Joule, Lord Kelvin and examines every aspect of their lives and work.

Table of Contents

  1. Humphry Davy 1778-1829. 2 Michael Faraday, 1791-1867. 3James Prescott Joule, 1818-1889. 4 William Thomson, 1824-1907. 5 James Clerk Maxwell, 1831-1879 and Accommodation. Bibliography. Index

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REFERENCE / General
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SCIENCE / General
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SOCIAL SCIENCE / General