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The Resource Essays and papers in the history of modern science, Henry Guerlac

Essays and papers in the history of modern science, Henry Guerlac

Label
Essays and papers in the history of modern science
Title
Essays and papers in the history of modern science
Statement of responsibility
Henry Guerlac
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Guerlac, Henry
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science
  • Chemistry, Physical and theoretical
  • Science
  • Science
Label
Essays and papers in the history of modern science, Henry Guerlac
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • "Bibliography of other books and papers by Henry Guerlac": pages 513-514
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Newtonian science:
  • Newton's changing reputation in the eighteenth century (1958)
  • Newton et Epicure (1963)
  • Francis Hauksbee: Expérimentateur au Profit de Newton (1963)
  • Newton's optical aether: his draft of a proposed addition to his Opticks (1967)
  • Where the statue stood: divergent loyalties to Newton in the eighteenth century (1965)
  • An Augustan monument: the Opticks of Isaac Newton (1971)
  • Stephen Hales: a Newtonian physiologist (1972)
  • Newton and the method of analysis (1973)
  • The background to Dalton's atomic theory (1968)
  • 1.
  • 3.
  • The chemical revolution and Lavoisier:
  • John Mayow and the aerial nitre: studies in the chemistry of John Mayow -I (1953)
  • The poets' nitre: studies in the chemistry of John Mayow -II (1954)
  • The continental reputation of Stephen Hales (1951)
  • Joseph Black (1970)
  • Joseph Priestley's first papers on gases and their reception in France (1957)
  • Lavoisier and his biographer (1954)
  • A note on Lavoisier's scientific education 91956)
  • A lost memoir of Lavoisier (1959)
  • Aspects of the history of science:
  • Some French antecedents of the chemical revolution (1959)
  • The origin of Lavoisier's work on combustion (1959)
  • A curious Lavoisier episode (1961)
  • Laplace's collaboration with Lavoisier (1971)
  • The chemical revolution: a word from Monsieur Fourcroy (1976)
  • 4.
  • Science in French culture:
  • Vauban: the impact of science on war (1943)
  • Guy de la Brosse: botanist, chemist, and libertine (1973)
  • Three eighteenth-century social philosophers: scientific influences on their thought (1958)
  • Humanism in science (1950)
  • Some aspects of science during the French Revolution (1955)
  • The Newtonianism of Dortous de Mairan (1976)
  • Science and French national strength (1951)
  • Teaching and research in the history of science (1959)
  • Some historical assumptions of the history of science (1963)
  • Science and the historian (1967)
  • A backward view (1974)
  • 2.
Control code
2984501
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xix, 540 pages
Isbn
9780801819148
Lccn
77004555
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)126316
Label
Essays and papers in the history of modern science, Henry Guerlac
Publication
Bibliography note
  • "Bibliography of other books and papers by Henry Guerlac": pages 513-514
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Newtonian science:
  • Newton's changing reputation in the eighteenth century (1958)
  • Newton et Epicure (1963)
  • Francis Hauksbee: Expérimentateur au Profit de Newton (1963)
  • Newton's optical aether: his draft of a proposed addition to his Opticks (1967)
  • Where the statue stood: divergent loyalties to Newton in the eighteenth century (1965)
  • An Augustan monument: the Opticks of Isaac Newton (1971)
  • Stephen Hales: a Newtonian physiologist (1972)
  • Newton and the method of analysis (1973)
  • The background to Dalton's atomic theory (1968)
  • 1.
  • 3.
  • The chemical revolution and Lavoisier:
  • John Mayow and the aerial nitre: studies in the chemistry of John Mayow -I (1953)
  • The poets' nitre: studies in the chemistry of John Mayow -II (1954)
  • The continental reputation of Stephen Hales (1951)
  • Joseph Black (1970)
  • Joseph Priestley's first papers on gases and their reception in France (1957)
  • Lavoisier and his biographer (1954)
  • A note on Lavoisier's scientific education 91956)
  • A lost memoir of Lavoisier (1959)
  • Aspects of the history of science:
  • Some French antecedents of the chemical revolution (1959)
  • The origin of Lavoisier's work on combustion (1959)
  • A curious Lavoisier episode (1961)
  • Laplace's collaboration with Lavoisier (1971)
  • The chemical revolution: a word from Monsieur Fourcroy (1976)
  • 4.
  • Science in French culture:
  • Vauban: the impact of science on war (1943)
  • Guy de la Brosse: botanist, chemist, and libertine (1973)
  • Three eighteenth-century social philosophers: scientific influences on their thought (1958)
  • Humanism in science (1950)
  • Some aspects of science during the French Revolution (1955)
  • The Newtonianism of Dortous de Mairan (1976)
  • Science and French national strength (1951)
  • Teaching and research in the history of science (1959)
  • Some historical assumptions of the history of science (1963)
  • Science and the historian (1967)
  • A backward view (1974)
  • 2.
Control code
2984501
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xix, 540 pages
Isbn
9780801819148
Lccn
77004555
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)126316

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