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On radiation.

The "Rede" lecture, delivered in the Senate-house before the University of Cambridge on Tuesday, May 16, 1865.

by John Tyndall

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Published by Longman, Green, Longman, Roberts & Green in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Radiation.,
  • Heat -- Radiation and absorption.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy John Tyndall.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC475 .T97
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 p. l., 62 p.
    Number of Pages62
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6951865M
    LC Control Number05005356
    OCLC/WorldCa4920745


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