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Who"s Who of British scientists

Who"s Who of British scientists

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Published by Ohio University Press in Athens, Ohio .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scientists -- Great Britain -- Directories.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement1969/70.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 974 p.
    Number of Pages974
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22282035M

      In the book listing , American Men and Women of Science, people with ten specific Italian surnames were represented only 54% as often as their fraction of the total American population. However, in a more elite book list prominent scientists, Frontier Science and Technology, Italians were 98% of the average. I’ll name four: two men and two women; two historical and two contemporanean; two Europeans and two from elsewhere. Isaac of Nineveh for his emphasis on infinite love and mercy of God — > “God can only give his love” — and universalist reconciliat.

    Robert Hooke, English physicist who discovered the law of elasticity, known as Hooke’s law, and who did research in a remarkable variety of fields. He was the first man to state in general that all matter expands when heated and that air is made up of particles separated from each other by relatively large distances. British chemist Rosalind Franklin is best known for her role in the discovery of the structure of DNA, and for her pioneering use of X-ray :

      A scientist's reading list - my books of the year The twenty-seven books this scientist read in as part of a long-term project to delve deeper into science and to escape it . A second generation of British scientists includes the son of a boat builder, a charismatic risk-taker, an unsung botanist pioneer, and the visionary who kick-started the Industrial Revolution by perfecting the steam engine.


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