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Intellectual mastery of nature

Christa Jungnickel

Intellectual mastery of nature

theoretical physics from Ohm to Einstein

by Christa Jungnickel

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Physics -- History,
  • Mathematical physics -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and indexes.

    StatementChrista Jungnickel and Russell McCormmach.
    ContributionsMcCormmach, Russell.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC7 .J86 1986
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2535705M
    ISBN 100226415813, 0226415848
    LC Control Number85016507

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