WorldCat Identities

Huxley, Andrew 1917-2012

Overview
Works: 11 works in 15 publications in 1 language and 299 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference proceedings  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Classifications: QP321, 591.1852
Publication Timeline
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Publications by  Andrew Huxley Publications by Andrew Huxley
posthumous Publications by Andrew Huxley, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Andrew Huxley
Reflections on muscle by Andrew Huxley ( Book )
4 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The molecular physics of biological movement : papers of a discussion meeting ( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The origins of Darwin's theory ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Sir Andrew Huxley -- grandson of Darwin's great defender, Thomas Huxley -- describes Darwin's motivations, discoveries, and search for a logical theory to explain his observations of both geological and biological evidence in South America, focusing on Darwin's importance as the first to present strong, scientific evidence for descent with modification and to posit a plausible mechanism for its occurence, namely natural selection."--Container
Muscular contraction under the microscope ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This film shows extracts from the research films taken through a microscope by Professor Huxley and his colleagues and a lecture by Dr. Huxley. The lecture and the film illustrate the changes of the striation pattern during contraction, the failure of highly stretched muscles to contract, and the local activation phenomenon. Film by Andrew F. Huxley, FRS, 1963 Nobel Prize winner
Reflections on the progress of science in the twentieth century by Andrew Huxley ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Audience level: 0.78 (from 0.00 for Sir Andrew ... to 1.00 for Muscular c ...)
Alternative Names
Huxley, A. F. 1917-2012
Huxley, A. F. (Andrew Fielding), 1917-2012
Huxley, Andrew F. 1917-2012
Huxley, Andrew F. (Andrew Fielding), 1917-2012
Languages
English (14)