John Dalton & the progress of science

CARDWELL, D. S. L. (ed.)

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Topics: John Dalton and the Manchester School of Science; precursors of Dalton; the background to Dalton's atomic theory; the industrial background to Dalton; Dalton's accomplishment in meteorology; Dalton's scientific apparatus; Dalton's caloric theory; Dalton versus Prout; Berzelius and the development of the atomic theory; Dalton and structural chemistry; Russian scientists and Dalton's atomic theory; 'Daltonism'; Dalton's influence on chemistry; etc. Bibliography and index.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Manchester University Press
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1968
  • Place Published: New York
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Very good +
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: Yes
  • Jacket Condition: Good
  • Details:
    xxii, 352 p. 23 cm. 32 b&w figures and 5 plates. Black cloth hardcover in pictorial dustjacket. Some small tears to jacket edges and stain to top front of jacket. Ink signature at top of front free endpaper. Some pencil marks.

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