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The John Herschel Bicentennial Symposium : held in Herschel School, Claremont, 6 March 1992

Author: Brian Warner
Publisher: [South Africa] : Royal Society of South Africa, [1992?]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
History
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
John Herschel Bicentennial Symposium (1992 : Herschel School).
John Herschel Bicentennial Symposium.
[South Africa] : Royal Society of South Africa, [1992?]
(OCoLC)609558986
Named Person: John F W Herschel; John F W Herschel; John Frederick William Herschel, Sir); John F W Herschel
Material Type: Biography, Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Warner
ISBN: 0958395810 9780958395816
OCLC Number: 33095214
Description: iv, 140 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: John Herschel and astronomy : a bicentennial appraisal / M.A Hoskin (17 p.). --
Sir John Herschel at the Cape of Good Hope / B Warner (36 p.). --
John Herschel : Britain's first modern physical scientist / M.J Crowe (12 p.). --
John Herschel and the Cape Flora, 1834-1839 / J.P Rourke (15 p.). --
John Herschel, photography and the camera lucida / L.J Schaaf (16 p.). --
Foundations strong and lasting : Herschel's work in education at the Cape / P.E Spargo (13 p.). --
John Herschel correspondence project / M.J Crowe (3 p.).
Responsibility: edited by B. Warner.

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