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Science Museum (Great Britain)

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Works: 1,216 works in 2,178 publications in 1 language and 23,797 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Miscellanea  Periodicals  Catalogs  Bibliography  Biography  Guidebooks  Exhibition catalogs  Humor 
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Classifications: QD35, 540
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Most widely held works about Science Museum (Great Britain)
 
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Most widely held works by Science Museum (Great Britain)
Public understanding of science by Institute of Physics (Great Britain)( )

in English and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An international journal of research in the public dimensions of science and technology."
Aviation: an historical survey from its origins to the end of World War II by Charles Harvard Gibbs-Smith( Book )

8 editions published between 1970 and 1985 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fortæller om drømmen om at flyve, om de første flys fremkomst og om den videre hastigt accellerende udvikling frem til 2. verdenskrigs afslutning. Bogens hovedvægt ligger på den tidlige periode
Chemistry by Ann Newmark( Book )

2 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the world of chemical reactions and shows the role that chemistry plays in our world
Light by David Burnie( Book )

6 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to the origins, principles, and historical study of light. Suggested level: intermediate, secondary
Science since 1500; a short history of mathematics, physics, chemistry, biology by Humphrey Thomas Pledge( Book )

31 editions published between 1939 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"'Taking pictures' explores the issues and pitfalls of filming across a cultural boundary - through interviews with Australian filmmakers and by sampling their powerful award-winning documentaries about PNG [Papua New Guinea] - including the 'Highlands trilogy', 'Trobriand cricket', 'The sharkcallers of Kontu', Cannibal tours' and 'Man without pigs'. It also covers the work of indigenous PNG filmmakers, and their own experience of making sense of film and culture. 'Taking pictures' is an inquiry into the practicalities, politics and aesthestics of the documentary experience"--Container inlay
Measuring instruments : tools of knowledge and control by P. H Sydenham( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The aeroplane: an historical survey of its origins and development by Charles Harvard Gibbs-Smith( Book )

5 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of electric wires and cables by Robert M Black( Book )

3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matter by Christopher Cooper( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the elements that make up the physical world and the properties and behavior of different kinds of matter
Sir Charles Wheatstone FRS, 1802-1875 by Brian Bowers( Book )

6 editions published between 1975 and 2001 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The early history of radio : from Faraday to Marconi by G. R. M Garratt( Book )

5 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This study traces the "pre-history" of the radio, from the conception by Faraday and Maxwell of electromagnetic waves to Marconi's practical application of their theories. It explores the theoretical and experimental investigations of numerous, less well-known researchers
Reference books for the historian of science : a handlist by S. A Jayawardene( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir George Cayley's aeronautics, 1796-1855 by Charles Harvard Gibbs-Smith( Book )

3 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beskriver resultaterne opnået af en af flyvningens allerførste pionerer
Television : an international history of the formative years by R. W Burns( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The following topics are dealt with: low-definition television; and high-definition television
The Science Museum photography collection: [a catalogue] by David Bowen Thomas( Book )

5 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Why is snot green? : and other extremely important questions (and answers) by Glenn Murphy( Book )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Why snot is green? Do rabbits fart? What causes earthquakes? Do birds kiss? What is colour blindness? Why do we snore? Why do tigers have stripes? What makes our tummies rumble? Divided into five sections, this book contains the answers to these and many other questions which are frequently asked at the Science Museum
Making of the modern world : milestones of science and technology by Gran Bretaña) Science Museum (Londres( Book )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sail and sweep in China: the history and development of the Chinese junk as illustrated by the collection of junk models in the Science Museum by G. R. G Worcester( Book )

7 editions published in 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Public & private science : the King George III Collection by Alan Q Morton( Book )

4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British television : the formative years by R. W Burns( Book )

5 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is concerned with the history of British television for home reception from 1922/23 to 1939, when the London Station closed down for the War years. Great care has been taken to ensure that an unbiased, accurate history has been written based predominantly on written primary source materials
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityVictoria and Albert Museum

Grande-Bretagne Science Museum

Great Britain. Board of Education. Science Museum

Great Britain. Department of Education and Science. Science Museum

Great Britain. Ministry of Education. Science Museum

Great Britain Science Museum

Igirisu Kagaku Hakubutsukan

London Science Museum

National Museum of Science & Industry (Great Britain). Science Museum

National Museum of Science & Industry (Wielka Brytania). Science Museum.

National Museum of Science & Industry (Great Britain) Science Museum

National Museum of Science & Industry (Velk Britnie) Science Museum

National Museum of Science and Industry London Science Museum

National Museum of Science and Industry Science Museum

Rondon Kagaku Hakubutsukan

Science Museum

Science Museum (Great Britain).

Science Museum, London

Science Museum (London, England)

Science Museum (South Kensington)

South Kensington Science Museum

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LightScience since 1500; a short history of mathematics, physics, chemistry, biologyMatterSir Charles Wheatstone FRS, 1802-1875The early history of radio : from Faraday to MarconiTelevision : an international history of the formative yearsWhy is snot green? : and other extremely important questions (and answers)Making of the modern world : milestones of science and technologyBritish television : the formative years