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Humphry Davy : science & power

Author: David M Knight
Publisher: Oxford, UK ; Cambridge, USA : Blackwell, 1992.
Series: Blackwell science biographies.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Humphry Davy, Sir; Humphry Davy, Sir; Humphry Davy; Humphry Davy; Humphry Davy; Humphry Davy, Sir
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David M Knight
ISBN: 0631168168 9780631168164
OCLC Number: 25630004
Description: xiii, 218 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1. Beginning: the Meaning of Life --
2. Growing Up --
3. Clifton --
4. The Bright Day --
5. Electric Affinity --
6. Forces, Powers and Chemistry --
7. A Chemical Honeymoon, in France --
8. The Safety Lamp --
9. A Son in Science: Davy and Faraday --
10. President --
11. Salmonia --
12. Consolations.
Series Title: Blackwell science biographies.
Responsibility: David Knight.

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