Science and Controversy: A Biography of Sir Norman Lockyer, Founder Editor of Nature

Science and Controversy: A Biography of Sir Norman Lockyer, Founder Editor of Nature

by A. Meadows

Hardcover(2nd ed. 2008)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780230220201
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan US
Publication date: 09/12/2008
Series: Macmillan Science Series
Edition description: 2nd ed. 2008
Pages: 352
Product dimensions: 6.50(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author

Jack Meadows was formerly Professor of Astronomy and of the History of Science at Leicester University, UK. He is now Emeritus Professor of Information Science at Loughborough University, UK.

Table of Contents

Foreword; P. Campbell The Militant Civil Servant The Man of Letters The Man of Science The Devonshire Commission South Kensington and Meteorology What is an Atom? The Philosopher's Stone Family and Friends A New Orientation Education and National Progress The Final Push Afterward

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