The Resource A life of discovery : Michael Faraday, giant of the scientific revolution, James Hamilton

A life of discovery : Michael Faraday, giant of the scientific revolution, James Hamilton

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A life of discovery : Michael Faraday, giant of the scientific revolution
Title
A life of discovery
Title remainder
Michael Faraday, giant of the scientific revolution
Statement of responsibility
James Hamilton
Title variation
Michael Faraday, giant of the scientific revolution
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Additional physical form
  • Contributor biographical information at http://www.loc.gov/catdir/bios/random051/2004046434.html
  • Publisher description at http://www.loc.gov/catdir/description/random051/2004046434.html
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
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1948-
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Hamilton, James
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC16.F2
LC item number
H345 2002b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Faraday, Michael
  • Physicists
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A life of discovery : Michael Faraday, giant of the scientific revolution, James Hamilton
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Publication
Note
Originally published: Faraday. London : HarperCollins, 2002
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 447-449) and index
Contents
'The progress of genius' -- Humphry Davy -- A small explosion in Tunbridge Wells -- 'The glorious opportunity' -- Substance X -- A point of light -- Mr Dance's kindness claims my gratitude -- We have subdued this monster -- The chief of all the band -- A man of nature's own forming -- There they go! There they go! -- Use the right word, my Dear -- fellow of the Royal Society -- We light up the house -- Steadiness and placidity -- Facts are such stubborn things -- Crispations -- And that one word were lightning... -- Connexions -- The parable of the rainbow -- Michael Faraday and the bride of science -- Still, it may be true... -- A metallic clatter which effaced the soft wave-wanderings -- I be utterly unworthy... -- The more I look the less I know -- The body of knowledge is, after all, but one..
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 465 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035928903
Label
A life of discovery : Michael Faraday, giant of the scientific revolution, James Hamilton
Link
Publication
Note
Originally published: Faraday. London : HarperCollins, 2002
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 447-449) and index
Contents
'The progress of genius' -- Humphry Davy -- A small explosion in Tunbridge Wells -- 'The glorious opportunity' -- Substance X -- A point of light -- Mr Dance's kindness claims my gratitude -- We have subdued this monster -- The chief of all the band -- A man of nature's own forming -- There they go! There they go! -- Use the right word, my Dear -- fellow of the Royal Society -- We light up the house -- Steadiness and placidity -- Facts are such stubborn things -- Crispations -- And that one word were lightning... -- Connexions -- The parable of the rainbow -- Michael Faraday and the bride of science -- Still, it may be true... -- A metallic clatter which effaced the soft wave-wanderings -- I be utterly unworthy... -- The more I look the less I know -- The body of knowledge is, after all, but one..
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 465 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035928903

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