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Michael Faraday : physics and faith

Author: Colin Archibald Russell
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, ©2000.
Series: Oxford portraits in science.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A biography of the nineteenth-century English scientist whose religious beliefs guided his exploration of electricity and magnetism.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Biografía Literatura juvenil
Named Person: Michael Faraday; Michael Faraday; Michael Faraday
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Colin Archibald Russell
ISBN: 0195117638 9780195117639
OCLC Number: 43708474
Description: 124 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: The theater of science --
Faraday's roots --
In London: the bookbinder's apprentice --
The royal institution --
Early chemical experiments --
The beginnings of electromagnetic research --
Chemistry and communication --
Deeper into electricity --
and magnetism --
Electromagnetism: "at play in the fields of the lord" --
Waning years.
Series Title: Oxford portraits in science.
Responsibility: Colin A. Russell.
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