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The ten most beautiful experiments, by George Johnson

Label
The ten most beautiful experiments
Title
The ten most beautiful experiments
Statement of responsibility
by George Johnson
Title variation
10 most beautiful experiments
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Analyzes ten key experiments in the history of science and their implications for human knowledge, ranging from Galileo's measurement of the pull of gravity to Isaac Newton's examination of how light causes vibrations in the retina
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
252741
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Bklst 03/15/2008
  • LJ 11/01/2007
  • PW 12/03/2007
  • Kirkus 12/15/2007
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952 January 20-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Johnson, George
Dewey number
507.8
Index
index present
LC call number
Q182.3
LC item number
.J65 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science
  • Science
Target audience
adult
Label
The ten most beautiful experiments, by George Johnson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Galileo : the way things really move -- William Harvey : mysteries of the heart -- Isaac Newton : what a color is -- Antoine-Laurent de Lavoisier : the farmer's daughter -- Luigi Galvani : animal electricity -- Michael Faraday : something deeply hidden -- James Joule : how the world works -- A.A. Michelson : lost in space -- Ivan Pavlov : measuring the immeasurable -- Robert Millikan : in the borderland -- Epilogue : the eleventh most beautiful experiment
Control code
20546443
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 192 pages
Isbn
9781400041015
Lccn
2007027839
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)22736
  • 2007027839
Label
The ten most beautiful experiments, by George Johnson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Galileo : the way things really move -- William Harvey : mysteries of the heart -- Isaac Newton : what a color is -- Antoine-Laurent de Lavoisier : the farmer's daughter -- Luigi Galvani : animal electricity -- Michael Faraday : something deeply hidden -- James Joule : how the world works -- A.A. Michelson : lost in space -- Ivan Pavlov : measuring the immeasurable -- Robert Millikan : in the borderland -- Epilogue : the eleventh most beautiful experiment
Control code
20546443
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 192 pages
Isbn
9781400041015
Lccn
2007027839
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)22736
  • 2007027839

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