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4 edition of Electrical Researches of the Honorable Henry Cavendish (Cass Library of Science Classics, No. 4) found in the catalog.

Electrical Researches of the Honorable Henry Cavendish (Cass Library of Science Classics, No. 4)

by James Clerk Maxwell

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Published by Frank Cass & Co. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Electronics & Communications Engineering,
  • History,
  • Sale Adult - Science,
  • Electricity,
  • History / General,
  • Sale Books,
  • General,
  • Early works to 1850

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages454
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7799446M
    ISBN 100714610577
    ISBN 109780714610573
    OCLC/WorldCa2411712

    Cavendish’s two electrical papers from the Philosophical Transactions and the bulk of his electrical MSS are published in The Electrical Researches of the Honourable Henry Cavendish, J. Clerk Maxwell, ed. (Cambridge, ), also in Cass Library of Science Classics (London, ). Henry Cavendish View An Attempt to Explain Some of the Principal Phaenomena of Electricity, by means of an Elastic Fluid: By the Honourable Henry Cavendish, F. R. SAuthor: Jaime Wisniak.

    A natural philosopher, the greatest experimental and theoretical English chemist and physicist of his age, Henry Cavendish (10 Oct. – 24 Feb. ) was distinguished for great accuracy and precision in researches into the composition of atmospheric air, the properties of different gases, the synthesis of water, the law governing electrical attraction and repulsion, and calculations of. The Cavendish experiment, performed in – by British scientist Henry Cavendish, was the first experiment to measure the force of gravity between masses in the laboratory and the first to yield accurate values for the gravitational constant. Because of the unit conventions then in use, the gravitational constant does not appear explicitly in Cavendish's work. Cavendish, Henry, –, English physicist and chemist, b. Nice. He was the son of Lord Charles Cavendish and grandson of the 2d duke of Devonshire. He was a recluse, and mo.

    Sir William Cavendish MP (c. – 25 October ) was an English politician, knight and courtier. Cavendish held public office and accumulated a considerable fortune, and became one of Thomas Cromwell's "visitors of the monasteries" during the dissolution of the was MP for Thirsk in In he married Bess of Hardwick, and the couple began the construction of Born: c. Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Sir Henry Cavendish books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. Henry Cavendish was born in Nice, France, on Octo , the oldest son of Lord Charles Cavendish and Lady Anne Grey, who died a few years after Henry was born. As a youth he attended Dr. Newcomb's Academy in Hackney, England.


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