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Science and the instrument-maker : Michelson, Sperry, and the speed of light

Author: Thomas Parke Hughes; Smithsonian Institution.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Smithsonian Institution Press, 1976.
Series: Smithsonian studies in history and technology, no. 37.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Hughes, Thomas Parke.
Science and the instrument-maker
(DLC) 76619433
(OCoLC)1994282
Named Person: Albert A Michelson; Elmer Ambrose Sperry; Albert A Michelson; Elmer Ambrose Sperry
Material Type: Biography, Document, Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Parke Hughes; Smithsonian Institution.
OCLC Number: 781276353
Notes: Title from title screen (viewed on Mar. 22, 2012).
Description: 1 online resource (iii, 18 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Introduction --
Background for cooperation. The men ; Sperry's searchlight --
Determination of the speed of light. Nature of the experiment ; Trials of instrumentation ; Analysis and evaluation of the data --
Appendix --
Notes.
Series Title: Smithsonian studies in history and technology, no. 37.
Responsibility: Thomas Parke Hughes.

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