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The Resource The invention of air : a story of science, faith, revolution, and the birth of America, Steven Johnson

The invention of air : a story of science, faith, revolution, and the birth of America, Steven Johnson

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The invention of air : a story of science, faith, revolution, and the birth of America
Title
The invention of air
Title remainder
a story of science, faith, revolution, and the birth of America
Statement of responsibility
Steven Johnson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts the story of Joseph Priestley--scientist and theologian, protege of Benjamin Franklin--an 18th-century radical thinker who played pivotal roles in the invention of ecosystem science, the founding of the Unitarian Church, and the intellectual development of the U.S
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
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1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Johnson, Steven
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Priestley, Joseph
  • Chemists
  • Scientists
Label
The invention of air : a story of science, faith, revolution, and the birth of America, Steven Johnson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [231]-239) and index
Contents
The vortex -- The electricians -- Rose and nightshade -- Intermezzo: an island of coal -- The wild gas -- A Comet in the system
Control code
223801504
Extent
xvi, 254 p.
Isbn
9781594488528
Lccn
2008046101
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The invention of air : a story of science, faith, revolution, and the birth of America, Steven Johnson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [231]-239) and index
Contents
The vortex -- The electricians -- Rose and nightshade -- Intermezzo: an island of coal -- The wild gas -- A Comet in the system
Control code
223801504
Extent
xvi, 254 p.
Isbn
9781594488528
Lccn
2008046101
Other physical details
ill.

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