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British scientists of the nineteenth century.

J. G. Crowther

British scientists of the nineteenth century.

by J. G. Crowther

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Published by Routledge & K. Paul .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, K. Paul, Trench, Trubner, 1935.

The Physical Object
Pagination332p.,ill.,22cm
Number of Pages332
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19154801M

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Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Crowther, J.G. (James Gerald), British scientists of the nineteenth century. book scientists of the nineteenth century. London, K. Paul. Some Nineteenth Century British Scientists presents the biographies of eight British scientists who represent the state of science in the second half of the Victorian era: Charles Wyville Thomson, James Murray, Arthur Cayley, Francis Galton, William Thomson, Lord Kelvin, Norman Lockyer, Sidney Gilchrist Thomas, and William Ramsay.

British scientists of the 19th century can be credited for some of the most important inventions that casted a huge impact on humanity and the way we live, even today. Michael Faraday discovered electromagnetic induction that became the operating principle of transformers and all electric generators.

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Following on from British Scientists of the Nineteenth Century, this volume covers six eminent British scientists whose work and personality have not receded into the same depth of perspective as their predecessors of the Nineteenth Century, but the tremendous changes following the two world wars have already cut them off sharply from this generation.

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Following on from British Scientists of the Nineteenth Century, this volume covers six eminent British scientists whose work and personality have not receded into the same depth of perspective as their predecessors of the Nineteenth Century, but the tremendous changes following the two world wars have already cut them off sharply from this : Taylor And Francis.

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But it was also a time when ordinary people from across the social spectrum were given the opportunity to participate in science, for education, entertainment, or both. In Victorian Britain science could be encountered in. Read "British Scientists of the Nineteenth Century" by J G Crowther available from Rakuten Kobo.

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J G Crowther British Scientists of the Nineteenth Century J G Crowther 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.