RT Book, Whole DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 988765 LA English T1 Faraday, Maxwell, and Kelvin A1 MacDonald, D. K. C., PB Anchor Books PP Garden City, N.Y. YR 1964 AB Three men of varied interest are conspicuous among 19th c. scientists. Mr. Macdonald relates their backgrounds, personalities & contributions to science. Michael Faraday discovered & developed the practical relationships governing the interaction of electricity & magnetism that formed the cornerstone for the electrical industry as well as radio & television. James C. Maxwell formulated the fundamental mathematical description of Farady's lab work. Wm. Thompson (Lord Kelvin) extended Faraday's & Maxwell's works & contributed to our understanding of heat. He helped formulate the Second Law of Thermodynamics.