Elegance in science : the beauty of simplicity / Ian Glynn.

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Other titles
  • Beauty of simplicity.
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Published
  • Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press 2010
Physical description
1 online resource (290 p.)
ISBN
  • 0-19-150712-1
  • 1-299-20191-1
Notes
  • Description based upon print version of record.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • English
  • Description based on print version record.
Audience
  • Specialized.
Contents
  • The meaning of elegance -- Celestial mechanics : the route to Newton -- Bringing the heavens down to earth -- So what is heat? -- Elegance and electricity -- Throwing light on light : with the story of Thomas Young -- How do nerves work? -- Information handling in the brain -- The genetic code -- Epilogue : a cautionary tale.
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Genre
  • Bibliography
  • Electronic books.
  • History.
  • Illustrated
  • text
Language
  • English

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University of the Arts, London: Central Saint Martins, Main collection 501 GLY
University of the Arts, London: London College of Communication, Main collection 501 GLY
University of Birmingham Libraries: Research Reserve [RR], Available on request Q175.32.A47
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British Library: General Reference Collection, St Pancras Reading Rooms YC.2010.a.7805
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University of Cambridge Libraries: University Library: South Front, Floor 4 340:7.c.201.8
University of Cambridge Libraries: Physiology, Development and Neuroscience Library: Main Library Q175.32 .A47 G59 2010
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University of Cambridge Libraries: University Library: Order in West Room (Not borrowable) 2013.8.144
Cardiff University Libraries: Trevithick Library: 2 week Q175.32.A47.G5
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Keele University: Campus Library Q175.32 .A47G5
The London Library: London Library S. Science (Gen.)
University of Manchester Library: Main Library: Blue Area Floor 2 501
National Library of Scotland: General Reading Room, Edinburgh (stored offsite) HB2.210.5.71
National Library of Scotland: General Reading Room, Edinburgh (stored offsite) PB5.213.294/2
National Library of Wales / Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru: Contact the National Library of Wales / Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru PRINT 2013 LDA 4358
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University of Oxford Libraries: St Catherine's College Library 500 GLY
University of Oxford Libraries: Health Care - Cairns Library Q175.32.A47 GLY 2010
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