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Essays, biographical and chemical.

Author: William Ramsay
Publisher: London, Constable, 1908.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Essays
Additional Physical Format: Also issued on microfilm.
Palo Alto, Calif. : Bay Area Microfilm, 1987.
1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. Low reduction. With: Mechanics / by William S. Franklin and Barry MacNutt. Lancaster, Pennsylvania : Franklin and Charles ; London : Constable & Co. Ltd., 1923
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Ramsay
OCLC Number: 1652916
Notes: Essays delivered as lectures or published as magazine articles.
Description: vii, 247 pages
Contents: The early days of chemistry. --
The great London chemists. I: Boyle and Cavendish. II: Davy and Graham. --
Joseph Black: his life and work. --
Lord Kelvin. --
Pierre Eugène Marcellin Berthelot. --
How discoveries are made. --
The Becquerel rays. --
What is an element? --
On the periodic arrangement of the elements. --
Radium and its products. --
What is electricity? --
The aurora borealis. --
The functions of a university.

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