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Crowther, J. G. (James Gerald) 1899-1983

Overview
Works: 198 works in 917 publications in 6 languages and 11,879 library holdings
Genres: History  Biographies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Collector, 070, Creator
Classifications: Q141, 509.22
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Most widely held works about J. G Crowther
 
Most widely held works by J. G Crowther
The social relations of science by J. G Crowther( Book )

38 editions published between 1941 and 1967 in English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discoveries and inventions of the 20th century by J. G Crowther( Book )

43 editions published between 1955 and 1966 in English and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book is written for those, young and old, who wish to have a non-technical account of the great scientific and material triumphs which man has achieved and is achieving in their own day; and it seemed desirable to give first place to those theories, facts, and accomplishments which are now exercising the greatest influence upon human life. For science exists not so much to tickle the intelligences of the few as to brighten the lot of the many
Francis Bacon, the first statesman of science by J. G Crowther( Book )

18 editions published between 1959 and 1960 in English and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Famous American men of science by J. G Crowther( Book )

23 editions published between 1927 and 1969 in English and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The scientific work and lives of Benjamin Franklin, Joseph Henry, Josiah Willard Gibbs and Thomas Alva Edison
Founders of British science : John Wilkins, Robert Boyle, John Ray, Christopher Wren, Robert Hooke, Isaac Newton by J. G Crowther( Book )

19 editions published between 1960 and 1982 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Statesmen of science: Henry Brougham, William Robert Grove, Lyon Playfair, the Prince Consort, the Seventh Duke of Devonshire, Alexander Strange, Richard Burdon Haldane, Henry Thomas Tizard [and] Frederick Alexander Lindemann by J. G Crowther( Book )

28 editions published between 1965 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is devoted to nine men involved in British scientific development during the past two centuries. Included are: Henry Brougham, William Robert Grove, Lyon Playfair, The Prince consort-Albert, Alexander Strange, Richard Burdon Haldane, Henry Thomas Tizard, Frederick Alexander Lindemannn: Lord Cherwell and William Cavendish
The Cavendish Laboratory, 1874-1974 by J. G Crowther( Book )

20 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scientists of the industrial revolution: Joseph Black, James Watt, Joseph Priestley [and] Henry Cavendish by J. G Crowther( Book )

28 editions published between 1962 and 1964 in English and Japanese and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr J.G. Crowther has traced the evolution of British scientific theory and practice in the lives and works of its leading exponents from Bacon to Rutherford and is completed with this collection of biographies of four outstanding scientific pioneers of the Industrial Age
British scientists of the nineteenth century by J. G Crowther( Book )

54 editions published between 1935 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science in modern society by J. G Crowther( Book )

16 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short history of science by J. G Crowther( Book )

14 editions published between 1969 and 1999 in English and Arabic and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British scientists of the twentieth century by J. G Crowther( Book )

25 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following on from British Scientists of the Nineteenth Century, this volume covers six eminent British scientists whose work and personality have not receded into the same depth of perspective as their predecessors of the Nineteenth Century, but the tremendous changes following the two world wars have already cut them off sharply from this generation
Science at war by J. G Crowther( Book )

17 editions published between 1947 and 1950 in English and French and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Men of science: Humphry Davy, Michael Faraday, James Prescott Joule, William Thomson, James Clerk Maxwell by J. G Crowther( Book )

12 editions published between 1936 and 1973 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scientific types by J. G Crowther( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soviet science by J. G Crowther( Book )

25 editions published between 1936 and 1942 in English and Undetermined and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six great scientists : Copernicus, Galileo, Newton, Darwin, Marie Curie, Einstein by J. G Crowther( Book )

8 editions published between 1955 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short biographies of six persons of renown in the scientific world ranging in time from the latter part of the fifteenth century to the middle of the twentieth
Fifty years with science by J. G Crowther( Book )

7 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scientific types by J. G Crowther( Book )

9 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science for a new world; the scientific outlook on world problems explained by leading exponents of modern scientific thought by J. Arthur Thomson( Book )

5 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Founders of British science : John Wilkins, Robert Boyle, John Ray, Christopher Wren, Robert Hooke, Isaac Newton
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Alternative Names
Crowther, J. G.

Crowther, J. G. (James Gerald), 1899-

Crowther, James G. 1899-

Crowther, James G. 1899-1983

Crowther, James Gerald

Crowther, James Gerald 1899-

Crowther, James Gerald 1899-1983

J. G. (James Gerald) Crowther

James Gerald Crowther

Krāwṯir, Ǧ.Ǧ. 1899-

ج. ج. كراوثر.، 1899-

كراوذر، ج. ج.، 1899-

كروثر، جيمس جيرالد

クラウザー, J. G.

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