Remarkable physicists : from Galileo to Yukawa /

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Author / Creator:James, I. M. (Ioan Mackenzie), 1928-
Imprint:Cambridge, U.K. ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2004.
Description:1 online resource (xv, 389 pages) : portraits
Language:English
Subject:Physicists -- Biography.
Physics -- History.
Physiciens -- Biographies.
Physique -- Histoire.
SCIENCE -- Physics -- General.
SCIENCE -- Mechanics -- General.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY -- Science & Technology.
SCIENCE -- Energy.
Physicists.
Physics.
Natuurkundigen.
Electronic book.
Electronic books.
Biographies.
History.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11812325
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ISBN:0511165625
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Digital file characteristics:data file
Notes:Includes bibliographical references (pages 379-386) and index.
English.
Print version record.
Summary:The 250 years from the second half of the 17th century saw the birth of modern physics and its growth into one of the most successful of the sciences. The reader will find here the lives of 55 of the most remarkable physicists from that era described in brief biographies.
Other form:Print version: James, I.M. (Ioan Mackenzie), 1928- Remarkable physicists. Cambridge, U.K. ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2004 0521816874 0521017068