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Michael Faraday [electronic resource] : physics and faith / Colin A. Russell.

By: Russell, Colin Archibald.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Oxford portraits in science: Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, c2000Description: 1 online resource (124 p.) : ill.ISBN: 9780198027843 (electronic bk.); 0198027842 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Faraday, Michael, 1791-1867 -- Juvenile literature | Physicists -- Great Britain -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | Faraday, Michael, 1791-1867 | Physicists | JUVENILE NONFICTION -- Science & Nature -- Physics | JUVENILE NONFICTION -- Biography & Autobiography -- Science & Technology | Natuurkunde | Geloof en wetenschapGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Michael Faraday.DDC classification: 530/.092 | B Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
The theater of science -- Faraday's roots -- In London: the bookbinder's apprentice -- The royal institution -- Early chemical experiments -- The beginnings of electromagnetic research -- Chemistry and communication -- Deeper into electricity -- and magnetism -- Electromagnetism: "at play in the fields of the lord" -- Waning years.
Summary: A biography of the nineteenth-century English scientist whose religious beliefs guided his exploration of electricity and magnetism.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 120-121) and index.

A biography of the nineteenth-century English scientist whose religious beliefs guided his exploration of electricity and magnetism.

The theater of science -- Faraday's roots -- In London: the bookbinder's apprentice -- The royal institution -- Early chemical experiments -- The beginnings of electromagnetic research -- Chemistry and communication -- Deeper into electricity -- and magnetism -- Electromagnetism: "at play in the fields of the lord" -- Waning years.

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