Routledge Library Editions: 20th Century Science

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6,374 pages

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pub: 2014-05-06
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Reissuing works originally published between 1921 and 1988, Routledge Library Editions: 20th Century Science (20 volume set) offers a selection of scholarship covering historical developments in scientific thinking. Volumes range from Einstein's theories to quantum theory and genetics making this a comprehensive collection of previously out-of-print works. Many of the works review scientific advances in general or science and philosophy at the time; a great insight into the intellectual world of the 20th Century.

Table of Contents

Volume 1: Science in the Changing World Thomas Holland, H. Levy, Julian Huxley, John R. Baker, Bertrand Russell, Aldous Huxley, Hugh I'A. Fausset, Hilaire Belloc, J.B.S. Haldane, Oliver Lodge and Mary Adams bound with Science at Your Service Julian S. Huxley, Edward Appleton, George Burt, Lawrence Bragg, J.B. Speakman, John Read, A. O. Rankine, Nelson Johnson, Michael Graham, Albert Parker, J.L. Kent, G.L. Groves and E.C. Bullard Volume 2: Fields of Force: The Development of a World View from Faraday to Einstein William Berkson Volume 3: My Life: Recollections of a Nobel Laureate Max Born Volume 4: The Progress of Science: An Account of Recent Fundamental Researches in Physics, Chemistry and Biology J. G. Crowther Volume 5: The Special Theory of Relativity Herbert Dingle bound withRelativity: A Very Elementary Exposition Sir Oliver Lodge Volume 6: A Century of Science 1851-1951 Edited by Herbert Dingle Volume 7: Niels Bohr: Physics and the World Edited by Herman Feshbach, Tetsuo Matsui and Alexandra Oleson Volume 8: Recent Developments in Atomic Theory Leo Graetz, Translated by Guy Barr Volume 9: Science Advances J.B.S. Haldane Volume 10: Scientists as Writers Edited by James Harrison Volume 11: Scientific Progress James Jeans, William Bragg, E. V. Appleton, E. Mellanby, J.B.S. Haldane and Julian Huxley Volume 12: Atomic Theories F. H. Loring Volume 13: World Chaos: The Responsibility of Science William Macdougall Volume 14: Einstein the Searcher: His Work Explained from Dialogues with Einstein Alexander Moszkowski, Translated by Henry L. Brose Volume 15: The Collected Papers of Lord Rutherford of Nelson Volume 1 Ernest Rutherford, Edited by James Chadwick Volume 16: The Collected Papers of Lord Rutherford of Nelson Volume 2 Ernest Rutherford, Edited by James Chadwick Volume 17: The Collected Papers of Lord Rutherford of Nelson Volume 3 Ernest Rutherford, Edited by James Chadwick Volume 18: The General Principles of Quantum Theory G. Temple Volume 19: Einstein’s Theory of Unified Fields Marie Antoinette Tonnelat, Translated by Richard Akerib Volume 20: The Strategy of the Genes C.H. Waddington

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
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HISTORY / General
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HISTORY / Modern / 20th Century
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SCIENCE / General
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SCIENCE / History
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SCIENCE / Mathematical Physics
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SCIENCE / Nuclear Physics
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SCIENCE / Physics
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SCIENCE / Relativity