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The Resource The ascent of John Tyndall : Victorian scientist, mountaineer, and public intellectual, Roland Jackson, (electronic resource)

The ascent of John Tyndall : Victorian scientist, mountaineer, and public intellectual, Roland Jackson, (electronic resource)

Label
The ascent of John Tyndall : Victorian scientist, mountaineer, and public intellectual
Title
The ascent of John Tyndall
Title remainder
Victorian scientist, mountaineer, and public intellectual
Statement of responsibility
Roland Jackson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
John Tyndall was a leading scientific figure in Victorian Britain, who established the physical basis of the greenhouse effect, and why the sky is blue. This rich biography describes the colourful life and achievements of this brilliant communicator, physicist, and mountaineer, who ascended from humble beginnings to the heart of Victorian society
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jackson, Roland
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tyndall, John
  • Tyndall, John
  • Physicists
  • Scientists
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Science & Technology
  • SCIENCE / Energy
  • SCIENCE / Mechanics / General
  • SCIENCE / Physics / General
  • Intellectual life
  • Physicists
  • Scientists
  • Great Britain
Label
The ascent of John Tyndall : Victorian scientist, mountaineer, and public intellectual, Roland Jackson, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1028836535
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191093319
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
LIBRARY COPY INCLUDES 1-USER PERPETUAL ACCESS TO EBOOK
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1028836535
Label
The ascent of John Tyndall : Victorian scientist, mountaineer, and public intellectual, Roland Jackson, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1028836535
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191093319
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
LIBRARY COPY INCLUDES 1-USER PERPETUAL ACCESS TO EBOOK
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1028836535

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