The Extension of Man: A History of Physics before the Quantum

By J. D. Bernal


The late J. D. Bernal’s lectures given to first-year students in physics at Birkbeck College, University of London, are presented here in their entirety, tracing the history of physics up to the end of the classical era at the end of 19th century, just before the discoveries of the subatom and relatively were made. In view of the prestige and profu…


Published date: April 14, 1972
Type: Books
Genre: Science

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