From Clockwork to Crapshoot
A History of PhysicsBook - 2007
Roger Newton presents a history of physics from the early beginnings, with the associated mathematics, astronomy and chemistry. He gives explanations of the scientific concepts at issue, thumbnail sketches of the protagonists, and descriptions of the changing instruments that enabled scientists to make their discoveries.
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2007.
Branch Call Number: 530.09 NEWTON R
Characteristics: viii, 340 pages : illustrations, map ; 22 cm.