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The Chemical History of a Candle: With an Introduction by Frank A.J.L. James by [Michael Faraday, Frank A.J.L. James]

The Chemical History of a Candle: With an Introduction by Frank A.J.L. James Sesquicentenary ed. Edition, Kindle Edition

4.7 out of 5 stars 11 ratings

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Frank A. J. L. James is Professor of the History of Science at the Royal Institution. He is editor of the Correspondence of Michael Faraday, of which five volumes (out of six) have been published.
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  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ B005OQGBXA
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ OUP Oxford; Sesquicentenary ed. edition (September 28, 2011)
  • Publication date ‏ : ‎ September 28, 2011
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • File size ‏ : ‎ 2521 KB
  • Text-to-Speech ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Screen Reader ‏ : ‎ Supported
  • Enhanced typesetting ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • X-Ray ‏ : ‎ Not Enabled
  • Word Wise ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Sticky notes ‏ : ‎ On Kindle Scribe
  • Print length ‏ : ‎ 65 pages
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    4.7 out of 5 stars 11 ratings

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Xavier
4.0 out of 5 stars Fascinating empirical book . Chemical H Candle.
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Mr. N. C. Kendell
5.0 out of 5 stars VERY ENLIGHTENING
Reviewed in the United Kingdom 🇬🇧 on November 1, 2011
AJL
5.0 out of 5 stars This edition by Frank James has a facsimile of Faradys original notes as well as a great introduction by James
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5.0 out of 5 stars This wonderful book is evidence of the powerful lasting effecy and ...
Reviewed in the United Kingdom 🇬🇧 on January 27, 2015
This wonderful book is evidence of the powerful lasting effecy and beauty of intelligence applied to curiosity of the things around us.Faraday was a religious man , a Sandemanian. His Chemistry is still believed to this day .The Sandemanian beliefs not at all.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Lassen sie mich in Ruhe mit Ihren blöden Rezensionen!
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