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The correspondence between Sir George Gabriel Stokes and Sir William Thomson, Baron Kelvin of Largs

Author: George Gabriel Stokes; William Thomson Kelvin, baron.; David B Wilson
Publisher: Cambridge (GB) : Cambridge university press, 1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Letter : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Originally published in 1990, this collection presents the largest extant correspondence between two Victorian physicists.

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Genre/Form: [correspondance]
Named Person: George Gabriel Stokes; William Thomson Kelvin, baron
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Gabriel Stokes; William Thomson Kelvin, baron.; David B Wilson
ISBN: 0521328314 9780521328319
OCLC Number: 466399420
Description: 2 vol. ([LXV]-783 p.) ; 26 cm.
Contents: Vol. 1, 1846-1869 ; Vol. 2, 1870-1901.
Responsibility: ed. with an introd. by David B. Wilson.
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