## A History of the Theories of Aether and Electricity: The modern theories |

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### Contents

THE AGE OF RUTHERFORD | 1 |

THE RELATIVITY THEORY OF POINCARE AND LORENTZ | 27 |

THE BEGINNINGS OF QUANTUM THEORY | 78 |

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