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The Resource The lunar men : five friends whose curiosity changed the world, Jenny Uglow

The lunar men : five friends whose curiosity changed the world, Jenny Uglow

Label
The lunar men : five friends whose curiosity changed the world
Title
The lunar men
Title remainder
five friends whose curiosity changed the world
Statement of responsibility
Jenny Uglow
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Uglow, Jennifer S
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
T39
LC item number
.U35 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Inventors
  • Scientists
  • Inventions
  • Science
  • Lunar Society of Birmingham (England)
Label
The lunar men : five friends whose curiosity changed the world, Jenny Uglow
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in 2002 by Faber and Faber, Great Britain as: The lunar men : the friends who made the future
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 511-558) and index
Contents
  • 5.
  • Pots
  • 6.
  • Heading for Soho
  • 7.
  • Ingenious philosophers
  • 8.
  • Reaching out
  • 9.
  • Steam
  • 1.
  • 10.
  • They build canals
  • 11.
  • Painting the light
  • 12.
  • Magic & mechanics
  • 13.
  • Derbyshire explorata
  • 14.
  • Chemical reactions
  • Earth, Elston & electricity
  • 15.
  • Trials of life
  • 16.
  • Rousseau & romance
  • 17.
  • Vases, Ormolu, silver & frogs
  • 18.
  • Running the show
  • 19.
  • Eddies
  • 2.
  • 20.
  • Experiements on air
  • 21.
  • 'What all the world desires'
  • 22.
  • 'Bandy'd like a shuttlecock'
  • 23.
  • Plants & passions
  • 24.
  • Conquering Cornwall
  • Toys
  • 25.
  • Dull earth & shining stones
  • 26.
  • Creative copying
  • 27.
  • Sons & daughters
  • 28.
  • Bringing on the artists
  • 29.
  • From the nation to the land
  • 3.
  • 30.
  • Fire
  • 31.
  • Boulton's blazing skies
  • 32. The
  • Linnaean row
  • 33.
  • Protecting our interests
  • 34.
  • Family & feeling
  • Scotland
  • 35.
  • Grand projects
  • 36.
  • Turning
  • 37.
  • Riots
  • 38.
  • Handing on
  • 39.
  • 'Fire engines & Sundry works'
  • 4. The
  • 40.
  • 'Time is, time was
  • doctor's bag
Control code
ocm49959314
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xx, 588 p.
Isbn
9780374194406
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002072353
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), 1 map
Label
The lunar men : five friends whose curiosity changed the world, Jenny Uglow
Publication
Note
Originally published in 2002 by Faber and Faber, Great Britain as: The lunar men : the friends who made the future
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 511-558) and index
Contents
  • 5.
  • Pots
  • 6.
  • Heading for Soho
  • 7.
  • Ingenious philosophers
  • 8.
  • Reaching out
  • 9.
  • Steam
  • 1.
  • 10.
  • They build canals
  • 11.
  • Painting the light
  • 12.
  • Magic & mechanics
  • 13.
  • Derbyshire explorata
  • 14.
  • Chemical reactions
  • Earth, Elston & electricity
  • 15.
  • Trials of life
  • 16.
  • Rousseau & romance
  • 17.
  • Vases, Ormolu, silver & frogs
  • 18.
  • Running the show
  • 19.
  • Eddies
  • 2.
  • 20.
  • Experiements on air
  • 21.
  • 'What all the world desires'
  • 22.
  • 'Bandy'd like a shuttlecock'
  • 23.
  • Plants & passions
  • 24.
  • Conquering Cornwall
  • Toys
  • 25.
  • Dull earth & shining stones
  • 26.
  • Creative copying
  • 27.
  • Sons & daughters
  • 28.
  • Bringing on the artists
  • 29.
  • From the nation to the land
  • 3.
  • 30.
  • Fire
  • 31.
  • Boulton's blazing skies
  • 32. The
  • Linnaean row
  • 33.
  • Protecting our interests
  • 34.
  • Family & feeling
  • Scotland
  • 35.
  • Grand projects
  • 36.
  • Turning
  • 37.
  • Riots
  • 38.
  • Handing on
  • 39.
  • 'Fire engines & Sundry works'
  • 4. The
  • 40.
  • 'Time is, time was
  • doctor's bag
Control code
ocm49959314
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xx, 588 p.
Isbn
9780374194406
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002072353
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), 1 map

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