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Popular scientific lectures

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Published by Open Court in La Salle, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Physics.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementErnst Mach ; translated by Thomas J. McCormack ; with an introduction by Jeremy Bernstein.
    SeriesOpen Court classics
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC71 .M15 1986
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 411 p. :
    Number of Pages411
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3030074M
    ISBN 100875484409
    LC Control Number85010640

    This book not being exactly a transcript of the Lectures delivered by the author at the London Mechanics Institution in , he thinks it is right to point out in what respects it resembles or differs from them. The first lecture, on THE INFLUENCE OF KNOWLEDGE, consisted of the second, and part of the third chapters of the present work, with.


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