WorldCat Identities

Anderson, John S.

Works: 4 works in 27 publications in 2 languages and 299 library holdings
Genres: History 
Roles: Translator, Author, Creator
Classifications: QC355, 535
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by John S Anderson
The principles of physical optics; an historical and philosophical treatment by Ernst Mach( Book )

16 editions published between 1925 and 2003 in English and German and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this classic exposition, Ernst Mach presents a detailed account of the experimental and theoretical evolution of our understanding of light phenomena and apparatus. Beginning with the philosophic and physiological speculation arising from early experiments on light and color perception, he proceeds to a thorough examination of the history of diopterics, including the roles of Huyghens, Galileo, Descartes, the Bernoullis, Kepler, and other scientists.Full descriptions of hundreds of experiments and detailed treatments of theory cover Newton's work with color and dispersion, his concept of
Die Struktur des Gels der Kieselsäure by John S Anderson( Book )

7 editions published in 1914 in German and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Impact of Safe Drinking Water Act amendments of 1986 on selected utilities in North Carolina by Francis A DiGiano( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The refractometry of optical glass (and other papers) by John S Anderson( )

1 edition published in 1921 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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Audience level: 0.56 (from 0.51 for The princi ... to 0.91 for Die Strukt ...)

The principles of physical optics; an historical and philosophical treatment
Alternative Names
Anderson, J. S.

Anderson, John Spence 1888-

English (19)

German (8)