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Bergman, Torbern 1735-1784

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Works: 585 works in 1,106 publications in 8 languages and 5,221 library holdings
Genres: Classification  History  Bibliography  Records and correspondence  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Sources  Biography 
Roles: Author, Thesis advisor, Other, Honoree, pre, Editor, Commentator, Author of introduction
Classifications: Q111, 330
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A dissertation on elective attractions by Torbern Bergman( Book )

38 editions published between 1785 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An essay on the usefulness of chemistry, and its application to the various occasions of life. Translated from the original of Sir Torbern Bergman by Torbern Bergman( )

26 editions published between 1783 and 2005 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outlines of mineralogy by Torbern Bergman( )

28 editions published between 1783 and 2005 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Torberni Bergman Chemiae Prof. upsal. Et Equitis Aurati Regii Ordinis De wasa, Sciagraphia Regni Mineralis, secundum principia proxima digesti by Torbern Bergman( )

21 editions published between 1782 and 2005 in Latin and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Physical and chemical essays by Torbern Bergman( Book )

17 editions published between 1784 and 1972 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manuel du minéralogiste, ou, Sciagraphie du règne minéral distribué d'après l'analyse chimique by Torbern Bergman( Book )

30 editions published between 1784 and 1792 in French and Latin and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A syllabus of lectures on chymistry. By William Saunders, M.D. Physician To Guy's Hospital by William Saunders( )

8 editions published between 1766 and 2005 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traité des affinités chymiques, ou Attractions électives by Torbern Bergman( Book )

15 editions published between 1788 and 1977 in French and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chemical lectures of H.T. Scheffer by Henrik Teofilus Scheffer( Book )

7 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Torbern Bergman was one of the greatest chemists of the 18th century. He edited this collection of lectures in chemistry by H.T. Scheffer and published it in 1775. It was probably the first book designed to be used as a textbook for university classes in chemistry. Bergman presented the first of his successively improved Tables of Elective Attractions in this book, a table of the chemical elements which was one of the earliest attempts to present all the chemical elements and their properties in a single table. This table preceded the modern periodic table of the elements by nearly a century. It is of basis of this table that Bergman is considered to be the father of physical chemistry. <br/> One of the many discoveries described in this book is Scheffer's 'Pelican Experiment'. which disproved the transmutation of elements, and preceded by two decades the identical experiment carried out by Antoine Lavoisier. <br/> This book will be of interest to historians of science and chemists in particular. Scientists in general and educators will also be interested to read this book. It can be used as additional reading in history courses. <br/>
Chemische abhandlung von der luft und dem feuer by Carl Wilhelm Scheele( Book )

12 editions published between 1777 and 1782 in French and German and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Torbern Bergman Commentatio de tvbo ferrvminatorio eivsdemqve vsv in explorandis corporibvs praesertim mineralibvs by Torbern Bergman( Book )

7 editions published between 1779 and 1968 in Latin and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Toberni Bergman Meditationes de systemate fossilium naturali by Torbern Bergman( Book )

7 editions published between 1784 and 1974 in Latin and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Toberni Bergman Sciagraphie du regni mineralis secundum principia proxima digesti by Torbern Bergman( Book )

5 editions published between 1782 and 1974 in Latin and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essai sur l'art de la teinture by Henrik Teofilus Scheffer( Book )

8 editions published between 1787 and 1803 in French and German and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Physisk beskrifning öfver jord-klotet på cosmographiska sållskapets vágnar författad by Torbern Bergman( Book )

5 editions published between 1766 and 1773 in 3 languages and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Bergman 1735-1784 M.

Bergman, M. (Torbern), 1735-1784.

Bergman, T. 1735-1784

Bergman, T. (Torbern), 1735-1784.

Bergman, Thorbernu

Bergman, Thorbernus.

Bergman Thorbernus 1735-1784

Bergman, Tobernus 1735-1784

Bergman, Torb 1735-1784

Bergman, Torb. (Torbern), 1735-1784.

Bergman, Torbern

Bergman, Torbern 1735-1784

Bergman, Torbern O. 1735-1784

Bergman, Torbern Olof.

Bergman, Torbern Olof 1735-1784

Bergman, Torberno.

Bergman Torberno 1735-1784

Bergman, Torbernus.

Bergman Torbernus 1735-1784

Bergman, Torrbern Olof 1735-1784

Bergmann, Thorbernus 1735-1784

Bergmann, Tobern 1735-1784

Bergmann, Torben Olof 1735-1784

Bergmann, Torbern.

Bergmann Torbern 1735-1784

Bergmann, Torbern O. 1735-1784

Bergmann, Torbern Olof 1735-1784

Bergmannus, Torbernus 1735-1784

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