Energy, Force, and Matter
The Conceptual Development of Nineteenth-century PhysicsBook - 1982
By focusing on the conceptual issues faced by nineteenth century physicists, this book clarifies the status of field theory, the ether, and thermodynamics in the work of the period. A remarkably synthetic account of a difficult and fragmentary period in scientific development.
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1982
Characteristics: ix, 182 p. : ill. ; 22 cm