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Williams, L. Pearce 1927-2015

Overview
Works: 101 works in 300 publications in 4 languages and 8,072 library holdings
Genres: History  Pictorial works  Biography  Records and correspondence  Popular works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: QC6, 530.1
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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 3 languages and held by 1,463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Insight into the life of a controversial 19th-century scientist
Great issues in Western civilization by Brian Tierney( Book )

13 editions published between 1967 and 1992 in English and held by 1,291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the college student
The nineteenth century by L. Pearce Williams( Book )

9 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 1,199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

16 editions published between 1968 and 1979 in English and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The origins of field theory by L. Pearce Williams( Book )

14 editions published between 1900 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buffon : a life in natural history by Jacques Roger( Book )

5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Development of an aviary and menagerie. His massive, thirty-six-volume System of Nature was the most widely collected work of the Enlightenment, reaching more readers than even the classics of Voltaire and Rousseau. After Buffon's death, however, his importance as a scientist was denigrated, and little information about him has been available in English. This biography, the life work of Jacques Roger, finally gives Buffon his due. Roger transforms Buffon's image from
The history of science in Western civilization by L. Pearce Williams( Book )

12 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

11 editions published in 1971 in English and French and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published between 1967 and 1977 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Renaissance man--medieval or modern?( Book )

2 editions published between 1967 and 1977 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great issues in Western civilization : since 1500 by Brian Tierney( Book )

8 editions published between 1962 and 1977 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relativity : the special and the general theory by Albert Einstein( Book )

18 editions published between 1973 and 1995 in Spanish and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Einstein's own explanation of his theory for those who do not have a mathematical background and are unfamiliar with physics
The history of science in western civilization by L. Pearce Williams( Book )

14 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Album of Science : the nineteenth century by L. Pearce Williams( Book )

6 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

5 editions published in 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Buffon : a life in natural history
Alternative Names
L. Pearce Williams American academic

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The origins of field theoryBuffon : a life in natural historyThe history of science in Western civilizationRenaissance man--medieval or modern?The history of science in western civilization