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The Life of James Clerk Maxwell

With Selections from His Correspondence and Occasional Writings

by Lewis Campbell; William Garnett

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Published by Adamant Media Corporation .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • life,James Clerk Maxwell,correspondence,writings,Lewis Campbell,William Garnett,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Science & Technology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages446
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9867925M
    ISBN 101402161379
    ISBN 109781402161377


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