From Maxwell to Microphysics: Aspects of Electromagnetic Theory in the Last Quarter of the Nineteenth-Century

From Maxwell to Microphysics: Aspects of Electromagnetic Theory in the Last Quarter of the Nineteenth-Century

by Jed Z. Buchwald, Buchwald
     
 

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Reprint of the 1985 original. A comprehensive study of a great transition in physics. Buchwald shows how the British Maxwellian field theory of the late 19th c. gave way to theoretical premises about the microstructure of matter based on the concept of the electron. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9780226078830
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
Publication date:
11/01/1988
Pages:
356
Product dimensions:
6.70(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.81(d)

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