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The Oxford Guide to the History of Physics and Astronomy, Volume 10
J. L. Heilbron
Limited preview - 2005
EUROPE DURING THE MIDDLE AGES
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Ampere apparatus Arago Aristotle became Becquerel Berlin bodies Boyle century chemical chemistry coil College colours Consult Descartes discovery distance earth electric electromagnetic electromotive force emission theory energy England experimental experiments Faraday Faraday's force Franklin Fresnel Galileo galvanometer gases German glass Helmholtz Henry Hertz Huygens instrument invention investigation iron James Clerk Maxwell John Canton Joule Kirchhoff laboratory later lectures Leyden Leyden jar light lines liquid London Lord Kelvin machine magnetic mathematical Maxwell mechanical Memoirs mercury metals motion Nature needle Newton observed Opticks Ostwald's Klassiker paper Paris phenomena Phil philosophers physicist physics polarization poles pressure prism professor published radiant heat radiation rays refraction researches Robert Hooke Robert Mayer rotation Royal Society says scientific Smithsonian Report solar spectra spectrum telescope temperature theory thermometer Thomas Young tion Trans tube Tyndall University velocity vibrations wave William Thomson wire