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Joule, James Prescott 1818-1889

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Works: 125 works in 256 publications in 3 languages and 3,068 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History 
Roles: Author, Other, Editor, Illustrator
Classifications: QC3, 530.0924
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Mathematical and physical papers by William Thomson Kelvin( Book )

5 editions published in 1911 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The scientific papers of James Prescott Joule by James Prescott Joule( Book )

28 editions published between 1884 and 1969 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reports of the committee on electrical standards appointed by the British association for the advancement of science by Fleeming Jenkin( Book )

4 editions published in 1873 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The free expansion of gases: memoirs by Gay-Lussac, Joule, and Joule and Thomson by Joseph Sweetman Ames( Book )

7 editions published in 1898 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The scientific papers of James Prescott Joule by James Prescott Joule( Book )

7 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mathematical and physical papers collected from different scientific periodicals from May, 1841, to the present time by William Thomson Kelvin( Book )

in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The scientific papers of James Prescott Joule by James Prescott Joule( Book )

in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scientific papers by James Prescott Joule( Book )

1 edition published in 1884 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Scientific papers [Joint scientific papers] of James Prescott Joule by James Prescott Joule( Book )

in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The scientific papers of James Prescott Joule by James Prescott Joule( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the calorific effects of magneto-electricity, and on the mechanical value of heat by James Prescott Joule( Book )

4 editions published between 1843 and 1847 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the thermal effects of fluids in motion : read June 16, 1853 by William Thomson Kelvin( Book )

3 editions published between 1853 and 1860 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mathematical and physical papers : collected from different scientific periodicals from May, 1841 to the present time by William Thomson Kelvin( Book )

1 edition published in 1882 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Joule : a biography by D. S. L Cardwell( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoir of James Prescott Joule by Osborne Reynolds( Book )

3 editions published between 1892 and 1978 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this first biography of the physicist Sir James Prescott Joule (1818-1889), his friend and collaborator Osborne Reynolds (1842-1912), Professor of Engineering at Owens College, Manchester, is keen to show how Joule, the son of a prosperous Salford brewer, was an 'ordinary' boy, enjoying regular walking trips to Snowdon, the Peaks and the Lakes; at the same time, he was greatly influenced by two years of tuition by John Dalton. His later experiments, observations and published papers are discussed and quoted at length. Reynolds stresses the influence Joule's work on heat and thermodynamics had on his contemporaries, but also that this 'amateur' scientist was often so far ahead of his time that his work was misunderstood or dismissed. Since publication of this book in 1892, only one other biography of Joule has appeared, and so it remains a vital source of first-hand information on his life and work
British scientists of the nineteenth century by J. G Crowther( Book )

2 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

J G Crowther has chosen five of the greatest scientists of the nineteenth century - Davy, Faraday, Clerk-Maxwell, Joule, Lord Kelvin and examines every aspect of their lives and work
Joule and the study of energy by Alexander Wood( Book )

2 editions published in 1925 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Scientific Papers of James Prescott Joule by James Prescott Joule( )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mathematical and physical papers by William Thomson Kelvin( )

in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Scientific Papers of James Prescott Joule
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Joul Jeyms Preskott

Joule, .. 1818-1889

Joule, James Prescott

Prescott, James Joule 1818-1889

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Languages
English (130)

Chinese (3)

Spanish (1)

Covers
Memoir of James Prescott Joule