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Williams, L. Pearce 1927-2015

Overview
Works: 114 works in 371 publications in 3 languages and 8,147 library holdings
Genres: History  Pictorial works  Biography  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: QC16.F2, B
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Most widely held works about L. Pearce Williams
 
Most widely held works by L. Pearce Williams
Michael Faraday : a biography by L. Pearce Williams( Book )

44 editions published between 1964 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Insight into the life of a controversial 19th-century scientist
The nineteenth century by L. Pearce Williams( Book )

11 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 1,118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One section demonstrates the state of knowledge of the stars and comets, the solar system, and the earth and its geologic structure. Another section is devoted to what was learned about man, with Darwin's discoveries the most prominent feature. A third section is concerned with the variety of animal and plant life. Establishes the relations between magnetic and electric forces and the atomic structure of matter
Great issues in Western civilization by Brian Tierney( Book )

10 editions published between 1967 and 1992 in English and held by 974 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the college student
Relativity theory : its origins and impact on modern thought by L. Pearce Williams( Book )

56 editions published between 1968 and 1998 in Spanish and English and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of science in Western civilization by L. Pearce Williams( Book )

24 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

V.1. Antiquity and Middle Ages. v.2. The scientific revolution. v.3. Modern sci ence, 1700-1900
Buffon : a life in natural history by Jacques Roger( Book )

6 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

That of a somewhat incoherent courtly naturalist into one of a major philosophical and scientific thinker. Using Buffon's enormous literary production as the major source of insight into his and his age's beliefs about the natural world, the book is both a biography and an analytical discussion of Buffon's science
The origins of field theory by L. Pearce Williams( Book )

14 editions published between 1966 and 1980 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great issues in Western civilization by Brian Tierney( Book )

15 editions published between 1962 and 1977 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The selected correspondence of Michael Faraday by Michael Faraday( Book )

16 editions published between 1960 and 1971 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The industrial revolution in England-- blessing or curse to the working man? by Brian Tierney( Book )

4 editions published in 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What is history : fact or fancy? by Brian Tierney( Book )

4 editions published between 1967 and 1977 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The origins of modern imperialism--ideological or economic? by Brian Tierney( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martin Luther : reformer or revolutionary? by Brian Tierney( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The origins of Nazi Germany: German history or charismatic leadership? by Brian Tierney( Book )

4 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Renaissance man--medieval or modern?( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Periclean Athens: democracy, aristocracy, or monarchy? by Brian Tierney( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nationalism--friend or foe of liberalism? by Brian Tierney( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gregory VII--church reformer or world monarch? by Brian Tierney( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The selected correspondence of Michael Faraday : ed. on behalf of the Royal Institute of Great Britain by Michael Faraday( Book )

10 editions published in 1971 in English and French and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Album of science by L. Pearce Williams( Book )

8 editions published between 1978 and 1984 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Buffon : a life in natural history
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The history of science in Western civilizationBuffon : a life in natural historyThe origins of field theory
Alternative Names
L. Pearce Williams accademico statunitense

L. Pearce Williams American academic

Pearce Williams, L.

Pearce Williams Leslie

Pearce Williams, Leslie 1927-2015

Williams, L. Pearce.

Williams, L. Pearce 1927-

Williams, L. Pearce 1927-2015

Williams, L. Pearce (Leslie Pearce), 1927-

Williams, Leslie P. 1927-2015

Williams, Leslie Pearce

Williams, Leslie Pearce 1927-

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ウィリアムズ, L. ピアーズ

萊斯利·皮爾斯·威廉姆斯

Languages
English (192)

Spanish (39)

French (1)