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The Resource Faraday, Maxwell, and the electromagnetic field : how two men revolutionized physics, Nancy Forbes and Basil Mahon

Faraday, Maxwell, and the electromagnetic field : how two men revolutionized physics, Nancy Forbes and Basil Mahon

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Faraday, Maxwell, and the electromagnetic field : how two men revolutionized physics
Title
Faraday, Maxwell, and the electromagnetic field
Title remainder
how two men revolutionized physics
Statement of responsibility
Nancy Forbes and Basil Mahon
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes how Faraday and Maxwell discovered the electromagnetic field and devised a radical new theory which overturned the strictly mechanical view of the world that had prevailed since Newton's time
Writing style
Biography type
collective biography
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10297842
Cataloging source
OU/DLC
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Forbes, Nancy
Dewey number
537
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC16.F2
LC item number
F67 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Mahon, Basil
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True
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  • Faraday, Michael
  • Maxwell, James Clerk
  • Electromagnetic fields
  • Physics
Target audience
adult
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how two men revolutionized physics
Label
Faraday, Maxwell, and the electromagnetic field : how two men revolutionized physics, Nancy Forbes and Basil Mahon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-297) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The apprentice: 1791-1813 -- Chemistry: 1813-1820 -- History: 1600-1820 -- A circular force: 1820-1831 -- Induction: 1831-1840 -- A shadow of a speculation: 1840-1857 -- Faraday's last years: 1857-1867 -- What's the go o' that? 1831-1850 -- Society and drill: 1850-1854 -- An imaginary fluid: 1854-1856 -- No jokes are understood here: 1856-1860 -- The speed of light: 1860-1863 -- Great guns: 1863-1865 -- Country life : 1865-1871 -- The Cavendish: 1871-1879 -- The Maxwellians: 1850-1890 -- A new epoch: 1890 onward
Control code
1006088
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
320 pages
Isbn
9781616149420
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013039969
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781616149420
Label
Faraday, Maxwell, and the electromagnetic field : how two men revolutionized physics, Nancy Forbes and Basil Mahon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-297) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The apprentice: 1791-1813 -- Chemistry: 1813-1820 -- History: 1600-1820 -- A circular force: 1820-1831 -- Induction: 1831-1840 -- A shadow of a speculation: 1840-1857 -- Faraday's last years: 1857-1867 -- What's the go o' that? 1831-1850 -- Society and drill: 1850-1854 -- An imaginary fluid: 1854-1856 -- No jokes are understood here: 1856-1860 -- The speed of light: 1860-1863 -- Great guns: 1863-1865 -- Country life : 1865-1871 -- The Cavendish: 1871-1879 -- The Maxwellians: 1850-1890 -- A new epoch: 1890 onward
Control code
1006088
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
320 pages
Isbn
9781616149420
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013039969
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781616149420

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