The Man Who Changed Everything

The Man Who Changed Everything

The Life of James Clerk Maxwell

Book - 2003
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WILEY
‘Since Maxwell’s time, physical reality has been thought of as represented by continuous fields, and not capable of any mechanical interpretation. This change in the conception of reality is the most profound and the most fruitful that physics has experienced since the time of Newton.’

Albert Einstein

‘He is easily, to physicists, the most magical figure of the nineteenth century.’

Times Literary Supplemen

Baker & Taylor
Chronicles the life of the father of electromagnatism, revealing how as a boy he was bullied by his classmates, became a scientist by the age of fifteen, and went on to revolutionize science and technology by discovering a force that would make TV, radio, and radar possible.

Baker
& Taylor

The life of the father of electromagnetism is chronicled here in a fresh approach to the scientist's life and work, revealing how this boy who was bullied by his classmates become a scientist by fifteen and then went on to revolutionize science and technology by discovering a force that would make TV, radio, and radar possible.

Publisher: Chichester, West Sussex, England : Wiley, 2003
ISBN: 9780470860885
047086088X
9780470861714
0470861711
Branch Call Number: 530.092 M465m
Characteristics: xx, 226 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 23 cm

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