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Brock, W. H. (William Hodson)

Overview
Works: 58 works in 168 publications in 3 languages and 5,800 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Other
Classifications: QD11, 540.9
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Most widely held works about W. H Brock
 
Most widely held works by W. H Brock
The Norton history of chemistry by W. H Brock( Book )
7 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 1,931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recounts the rise of a sophisticated science, from the alchemists' futile attempts to turn lead into gold, through the emergence of the modern study of chemistry in the work of Boyle, Lavoisier, and Dalton, to the twentieth-century breakthroughs of Linus Pauling and others
The chemical tree : a history of chemistry by W. H Brock( Book )
5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The case of the poisonous socks : tales from chemistry by W. H Brock( Book )
8 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of essays containing 42 tales of chemists and their discoveries from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries
The atomic debates; Brodie and the rejection of the atomic theory; three studies by W. H Brock( Book )
9 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Justus von Liebig : the chemical gatekeeper by W. H Brock( Book )
12 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and German and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Liebig also played the role of an elder statesman of European science by commenting, via popular lectures and expansions of his readable Chemical Letters, on such issues as scientific methodology and materialism. This is the first English biography of Justus von Liebig (1803-73) since 1901
The fontana history of chemistry by W. H Brock( Book )
16 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From protyle to proton : William Prout and the nature of matter, 1785-1985 by W. H Brock( Book )
6 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
H.E. Armstrong and the teaching of science, 1880-1930 by W. H Brock( Book )
8 editions published between 1973 and 2010 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
William Crookes (1832-1919) and the commercialization of science by W. H Brock( Book )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Science for all : studies in the history of Victorian science and education by W. H Brock( Book )
9 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
19 studies in English (four published for the first time here) show how problematic it is to try to make science available to all. Covering the history of Victorian science and education, these studies shed light on science, education and culture in modern
The lamp of learning : Taylor & Francis and the development of science publishing by W. H Brock( Book )
4 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chemistry and the chemical industry in the 19th century : the Henrys of Manchester and other studies : Wilfred Vernon Farrar, 1920-1977 by Wilfred Vernon Farrar( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Tyndall, essays on a natural philosopher ( Book )
3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lamp of learning : two centuries of publishing at Taylor & Francis by W. H Brock( Book )
5 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the development of Taylor and Francis in this text is more than an isolated account of one small company - it throws light on the whole process of scientific communication during the last 200 years. In this bicentenary edition the story of the company's growth from the launch of the "Philosophical Magazine" and other scientific periodicals and books, into a significant academic publishing player is brought within the context of late 20th-century innovation and expansion
Justus von Liebig und August Wilhelm Hofmann in ihren Briefen (1841-1873) by Justus Liebig( Book )
5 editions published in 1984 in German and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Justus von Liebig : eine Biographie des grossen Naturwissenschaftlers und Europäers by W. H Brock( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in German and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Studies in physics by W. H Brock( Book )
2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chemistry and the chemical industry in the 19th century : the Henrys of Manchester and other studies by Wilfred Vernon Farrar( Book )
4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leicestershire's lunatics : the institutional care of Leicestershire's lunatics during the nineteenth century by Henry Gilbert Orme( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chemistry and the chemical industry in the 19th century : the Henrys of Manchester and other studies : Wilfred V. Farrar, 1920-1977 by Wilfred Vernon Farrar( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Brock, W.
Brock, W. H.
Brock, W. H. (William Hodson)
Brock, William
Brock, William H.
Brock, William H. 1936-
Brock, William H. (William Hodson)
Brock, William Hodson.
Hodson Brock, William
ブロック, W. H
Languages
English (103)
German (17)
Spanish (3)
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