From Maxwell to Microphysics Aspects of Electromagnetic Theory in the Last Quarter of the Nineteenth Century

By: Buchwald, Jed Z.

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Whole book appears to have rippled, with light corner curl ; A tight solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped, text unmarked; Trade PB; 9.30 X 6.50 X 1 inches; 356 pages; Reprint of the 1985 original. A comprehensive study of a great transition in physics. Buchwald shows how the British Maxwellian field theory of the late 19th century gave way to theoretical premises about the microstructure of matter based on the concept of the electron.

Title: From Maxwell to Microphysics Aspects of Electromagnetic Theory in the Last Quarter of the Nineteenth Century

Author Name: Buchwald, Jed Z.

Categories: Science, Physics,

Edition: Second Printing

Publisher: Chicago, University of Chicago Press: 1988

ISBN Number: 0226078833

ISBN Number 13: 9780226078830

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 16311

Keywords: Physics Microphysics Electromagnetism maxwell