The Resource The growth of physical science

The growth of physical science

Label
The growth of physical science
Title
The growth of physical science
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1877-1946
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Jeans, James
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
Q125
LC item number
.J4 1947
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science
  • Physics
  • Physics
  • Science
  • Natuurwetenschappen
Label
The growth of physical science
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The remote beginnings -- Ionia and early Greece -- Science in Alexandria -- Science in the dark ages -- The birth of modern science -- The century of genius -- The two centuries after Newton -- The era of modern physics
  • Plates: -- The alchemist -- Orbits of the planets -- A row of four mortars firing into the courtyard of a fort -- Galileo's design of a pendulum clock -- Tycho Brahe's mural quadrant -- Guericke's experiments with Magdeburg hemispheres -- A page from Newton's Principia -- Herschel's 40-foot telescope -- Henry Cavendish -- A metabolism experiment by the Lavoisiers -- Faraday's Christmas lectures -- X-ray photographs taken by Hayles in January -- Sir J.J. Thomson and Lord Rutherford -- Launching of the Neher electroscope at Fort Sam Houston
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
x, 364 pages
Lccn
47007103
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
14 plates
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01832993
  • (OCoLC)ocm01832993
Label
The growth of physical science
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The remote beginnings -- Ionia and early Greece -- Science in Alexandria -- Science in the dark ages -- The birth of modern science -- The century of genius -- The two centuries after Newton -- The era of modern physics
  • Plates: -- The alchemist -- Orbits of the planets -- A row of four mortars firing into the courtyard of a fort -- Galileo's design of a pendulum clock -- Tycho Brahe's mural quadrant -- Guericke's experiments with Magdeburg hemispheres -- A page from Newton's Principia -- Herschel's 40-foot telescope -- Henry Cavendish -- A metabolism experiment by the Lavoisiers -- Faraday's Christmas lectures -- X-ray photographs taken by Hayles in January -- Sir J.J. Thomson and Lord Rutherford -- Launching of the Neher electroscope at Fort Sam Houston
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
x, 364 pages
Lccn
47007103
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
14 plates
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01832993
  • (OCoLC)ocm01832993

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