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When physics became king / Iwan Rhys Morus.

By: Morus, Iwan Rhys, 1964-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Chicago, Ill ; London : University of Chicago Press, c2005Description: xii, 303 p. : ill., facsims., ports. ; 23 cm.ISBN: 0226542017 (alk. paper); 0226542025 (pbk. : alk. paper).Subject(s): Physics -- Europe -- History -- 19th century | Science -- Europe -- History -- 19th centuryDDC classification: Online resources: Table of contents
Contents:
Queen of the sciences -- A revolutionary science -- The romance of nature -- The science of showmanship -- The science of work -- Mysterious fluids and forces -- Mapping the heavens -- Places of precision -- Imperial physics.
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5"18/19":93 MACDONALD Kew Observatory & the evolution of Victorian science, 1840-1910 / 5"18/19":93 MCCRAY The visioneers : 5"18/19":93 MCGUCKEN Scientists, society, and state : 5"18/19":93 MORUS When physics became king / 5"18/19":93 NYE Before big science : 5"18/19":93 RECREATING (Re)creating science in nineteenth-century Britain / 5"18/19":93 SCIENCE Science in the twentieth century /

Includes bibliographical references and index.

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