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Dibner, Bern

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Works: 3,206 works in 3,719 publications in 6 languages and 23,925 library holdings
Genres: History  Bibliography  Catalogs  Biography  Bibliography‡vCatalogs 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Creator
Classifications: QE565, 551.42
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Most widely held works by Bern Dibner
Leonardo the inventor by Ludwig H Heydenreich ( Book )
26 editions published between 1980 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Oersted and the discovery of electromagnetism by Bern Dibner ( Book )
18 editions published between 1961 and 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Moving the obelisks; a chapter in engineering history in which the Vatican obelisk in Rome in 1586 was moved by muscle power, and a study of more recent similar moves by Bern Dibner ( Book )
18 editions published between 1950 and 1991 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Darwin of the Beagle by Bern Dibner ( Book )
16 editions published between 1960 and 1977 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Heralds of science : as represented by two hundred epochal books and pamphlets selected from the Burndy Library by Burndy Library ( Book )
19 editions published between 1955 and 1969 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alessandro Volta and the electric battery by Bern Dibner ( Book )
5 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Atlantic cable by Bern Dibner ( Book )
18 editions published between 1959 and 1966 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Early electrical machines; the experiments and apparatus of two enquiring centuries (1600 to 1800) that led to the triumphs of the electrical age by Bern Dibner ( Book )
10 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Victoria and the Triton by Bern Dibner ( Book )
12 editions published between 1962 and 1967 in English and Spanish and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Agricola on metals by Bern Dibner ( Book )
11 editions published between 1958 and 1968 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ten founding fathers of the electrical science by Bern Dibner ( Book )
11 editions published between 1954 and 1957 in English and German and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biographies / inventors / pioneers / physicians / electricity
Heralds of science : as represented by two hundred epochal books and pamphlets in the Dibner Library, Smithsonian Institution by Dibner Library ( Book )
9 editions published in 1980 in English and German and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A letter from Galileo : Galileo, the innovator by Bern Dibner ( Book )
9 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leonardo da Vinci, technologist; three essays by Ladislao Reti ( Book )
4 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen and the discovery of X rays by Bern Dibner ( Book )
3 editions published in 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Covers observations and theories leading to Röntgen's work, biographical information about the German physicist, Röntgen's discovery and further research, and improvements and applications of the X ray after the appearance of Röntgen's papers
The new rays of Professor Röntgen by Bern Dibner ( Book )
7 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The structure and distribution of coral reefs by Charles Darwin ( )
3 editions published between 1842 and 2013 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Manuscripts of the Dibner collection in the Dibner Library of the History of Science and Technology of the Smithsonian Institution Libraries by Smithsonian Institution ( Book )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Memorials, scientific and literary, of Andrew Crosse, the electrician by Andrew Crosse ( )
1 edition published in 1857 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Il processo originale di Galileo Galilei by Domenico Berti ( )
2 editions published in 1876 in Italian and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Languages
English (199)
German (15)
Italian (10)
French (2)
Swedish (2)
Spanish (1)
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