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Williams, L. Pearce 1927-2015

Overview
Works: 104 works in 284 publications in 4 languages and 8,043 library holdings
Genres: History  Pictorial works  Biography  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Author of introduction, ed
Classifications: QC16.F2, B
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Most widely held works about L. Pearce Williams
 
Most widely held works by L. Pearce Williams
Michael Faraday : a biography by L. Pearce Williams( Book )

42 editions published between 1964 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 1,466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Insight into the life of a controversial 19th-century scientist
Great issues in Western civilization by Brian Tierney( Book )

11 editions published between 1967 and 1992 in English and held by 1,287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the college student
The nineteenth century by L. Pearce Williams( Book )

8 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 1,216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relativity theory : its origins and impact on modern thought by L. Pearce Williams( Book )

14 editions published between 1968 and 1979 in English and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The origins of field theory by L. Pearce Williams( Book )

14 editions published between 1900 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of science in Western civilization by L. Pearce Williams( Book )

8 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buffon : a life in natural history by Jacques Roger( Book )

4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

That of a somewhat incoherent courtly naturalist into one of a major philosophical and scientific thinker. Using Buffon's enormous literary production as the major source of insight into his and his age's beliefs about the natural world, the book is both a biography and an analytical discussion of Buffon's science
The selected correspondence of Michael Faraday by Michael Faraday( Book )

10 editions published in 1971 in English and French and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The industrial revolution in England-- blessing or curse to the working man?( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What is history : fact or fancy? by Brian Tierney( Book )

3 editions published between 1967 and 1977 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martin Luther : reformer or revolutionary? by Brian Tierney( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Renaissance man--medieval or modern?( Book )

2 editions published between 1967 and 1977 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The origins of Nazi Germany: German history or charismatic leadership? by Brian Tierney( Book )

3 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Periclean Athens: democracy, aristocracy, or monarchy? by Brian Tierney( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great issues in Western civilization : since 1500 by Brian Tierney( Book )

8 editions published between 1962 and 1977 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nationalism--friend or foe of liberalism? by Brian Tierney( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La teoría de la relatividad : sus orígenes e impacto sobre el pensamiento moderno by Albert Einstein( Book )

22 editions published between 1968 and 1995 in Spanish and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of science in western civilization by L. Pearce Williams( Book )

14 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The selected correspondence of Michael Faraday : ed. on behalf of the Royal Institute of Great Britain by Michael Faraday( Book )

5 editions published in 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Random House historical issues series by Brian Tierney( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pamphlets for students in Western civilization courses
 
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Buffon : a life in natural history
Alternative Names
Pearce Williams, L.

Pearce Williams Leslie

Williams, L. Pearce.

Williams, L. Pearce 1927-

Williams, L. Pearce (Leslie Pearce), 1927-

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ウィリアムズ, L. ピアーズ

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The origins of field theoryThe history of science in Western civilizationBuffon : a life in natural historyRenaissance man--medieval or modern?The history of science in western civilization