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Guericke, Otto von 1602-1686

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Works: 187 works in 462 publications in 4 languages and 2,082 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Exhibition catalogs  History  Bibliography  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Honoree, Dedicatee, Creator, Illustrator
Classifications: Q155, 500
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Most widely held works by Otto von Guericke
The new (so-called) Magdeburg experiments of Otto von Guericke by Otto von Guericke( Book )

11 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and German and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Otto von Guericke's Neue "magdeburgische" Versuche über den leeren Raum. (1672) by Otto von Guericke( Book )

24 editions published between 1889 and 1986 in German and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neue (sogenannte) Magdeburger Versuche über den leeren Raum by Otto von Guericke( Book )

42 editions published between 1672 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Otto von Guerickes Neue (sogenannte) Magdeburger Versuche über den leeren Raum : nebst Briefen, Urkunden und anderen Zeugnissen seiner Lebens- und Schaffensgeschichte by Otto von Guericke( Book )

13 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in German and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die erste vollständige deutsche Übersetzung des 1672 lateinisch erschienenen Werkes Otto von Guerickes ist nun als korrigiertes Faksimile aus der großen Ausgabe von 1968 wieder verfügbar. Fritz Krafft, seit dreißig Jahren als Guericke-Forscher anerkannt, hat dazu eine ausführliche illustrierte Einleitung verfaßt. Darin wird für den technik-, kultur- und wissenschaftsgeschichtlich Interessierten das Schaffen des großen Ingenieurs und Naturwissenschaftlers im Kontext der Zeitgeschichte geschildert und seine Bedeutung für das Entstehen der modernen Naturwissenschaft dargestellt
The New (So-Called) Magdeburg Experiments of Otto Von Guericke by Otto von Guericke( )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Otto von Guericke has been called a neglected genius, overlooked by most modern scholars, scientists, and laymen. He wrote his Experimenta Nova in the seventeenth century in Latin, a dead language for the most part inaccessible to contemporary scientists. Thus isolated by the remoteness of his time and his means of communication, von Guericke has for many years been denied the recognition he deserves in the English speaking world. Indeed, the century in which he lived witnessed the invention of six important and valuable scientific instruments -- the microscope, the telescope, the pendulum clock, the barometer, the thermometer, and the air pump. Von Guericke was associated with the development of the last three of these; he also experimented with a rudimentary electric machine. Thus his Experimenta Nova was an important work, heralding the emerging empiricism of seventeenth century science, and merits this first English translation of von Guericke's magnus opus
Über die Luftpumpe und den Luftdruck by Otto von Guericke( Book )

10 editions published in 1912 in German and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Otto von Guericke by Alfons Kauffeldt( Book )

3 editions published between 1973 and 1982 in German and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neue "Magdeburgische" Versuche über den leeren Raum (1672) by Otto von Guericke( Book )

10 editions published between 1894 and 2002 in German and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geschichte der belagerung, eroberung und zerstörung Magdeburg's by Otto von Guericke( Book )

12 editions published between 1860 and 2016 in German and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Belagerung Eroberung und Zerstörung der Stadt Magdeburg am 10./20. Mai 1631 by Otto von Guericke( Book )

3 editions published in 1912 in German and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neue (sogenannte) Magdeburger Versuche ueber den leeren Raum : nebst Briefen, Urkunden und anderen Zeugnissen seiner Lebens- und Schaffensgeschichte by Otto von Guericke( Book )

4 editions published in 1968 in German and Undetermined and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Belagerung, Eroberung und Zerstörung der Stadt Magdeburg am 10./20. Mai 1631 by Otto von Guericke( Book )

6 editions published between 1911 and 1912 in German and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Zerstörung Magdeburgs von Otto von Guericke und andere Denkwürdigkeiten aus dem Dreissigjährigen Kriege by Otto von Guericke( Book )

3 editions published in 1913 in German and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Gerickius, Otto.

Gerickius, Otto 1602-1686

Gerike, Otto.

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Von Guericke, Otto 1602-1686

Ότο φον Γκέρικε

Ота фон Герыке

Ото фон Герике

Отто фон Герике

Отто фон Ґеріке

אוטו פון גריקה

اتو وان قریکه

اتو وان گریکه

أوتو فون غيريكه

أوتوفون جوريك

ऑट्टो फोन गेरिक

ਓਟੋ ਵੋਨ ਗਯੁਰਿਕੇ

ఆట్టో వాన్ గెరిక్

ಆಟ್ಟೋ ವಾನ್ ಗೇರಿಕೆ

オットー・フォン・ゲーリケ

ゲーリケ, オットー・フォン

奥托·冯·格里克

Languages
German (177)

Latin (73)

English (14)

French (1)