Science and technology

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The history of metallic magnesium, 1808-90.
Brown, E.G., M. Sc. (1972), Salford
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Problems of decomposition in the early 19th century.
Coddington, Kathryn R., M. Litt. (1973), lancaster (Brooke, J.H.)
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The early history of electro-magnetic telegraph instruments.
Dawson, K., Ph. D. (1973), London (Hall, A.R.)
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Semi-conductors, 1833-1919: an historical study of selenium and some related materials.
Hempstead, C., Ph. D. (1977), Durham (Knight, D.M.)
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The development of the polarimeter in relation to problems in pure and applied chemistry: an aspect of 19th-century scientific instrumentation.
Ward, R., Ph. D. (1980), London
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The 19th-century revolution in optics: a case study in the interaction between philosophy of science and history and sociology of science.
Worrall, J., Ph.D. (1976), London
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A history of gas engines, 1791-1900.
Barlow, K.A., Ph.D. (1979), Manchester (UMIST)
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Animal chemistry from Lavoisier to Leibig (1780-1842).
Coley, N.G., Ph. D. (1969), Leicester (Brock, W.H.)
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The nature of set theory and topology.
Hallett, M.F., Ph. D. (1980), London (Bell, J.L.; Zahar, E.G.)
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The history and development of thermogravimetry.
Keattch, C.J., Ph. D. (1977), Salford
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The origins, development and capitulation of steady-state cosmology: a sociological study of authority and conflict in science.
Martin, B.R., M. Sc. (1976), Manchester
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The development of instruments and apparatus for physical oceanography, 1800-1914.
McConnell, Anita, Ph. D. (1978), Leicester (Keller, A.G.)
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The role of the wet process in the growth of the pyrites industry.
McIntyre, J.B., Ph. D. (1975), Nottingham (Coates, A.W.)
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The history of corrosion technology up to about the time of the First World War.
Smith, C.A., Ph. D. (1976), Open University (Russell, C.A.)
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A history of the development of the marine engine.
Bisset, D.I., M. Sc. (1976), Manchester
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Studies in the history of pyrometry and related topics in the 18th and 19th centuries.
Chaldecott, J.A., Ph. D. (1972), London (Smeaton, W.A.)
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The development of the tribo-electric generator and associated measuring devices from Gilbert to Sir William Snow Harris.
Hackmann, W.D., D. Phil. (1974), Oxford (Turner, G.L.E.)
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A history of physiological optics, 1650-1800.
Osborne, P.M., Ph. D. (1979), London (Hall, A.R.)
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A history of the scientific investigation of limestone caves to 1900.
Shaw, T.R., Ph. D. (1975), Leicester (Ford, T.D.; Keller, A.G.)
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The development and interchange of navigational information and technology between the maritime communities of Iberia, N. W. Europe and Asia, 1500-1620.
Baldwin, R.C.D., M. Litt. (1980), Durham (Loades, D.M.)
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Dividing the circle: the development of techniques of precision angular measurement in instrument-making and their relationship to the practice of astronomy, 1500-1850.
Chapman, A., D. Phil. (1978), Oxford (Turner, G.L.E.)
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A history of nautical astronomical tables.
Cotter, C.H., Ph. D. (1974), London
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Chemists, magicians and mechanists: the social origins of modern science.
Woods, S., M. A. (1975), Keele
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The life and work of the Revd. T.H.E.C. Espin, perpetual curate of Tow Law, with special reference to his astronomical research.
Brown, A., M.Sc. (1974), Durham
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Medical science in Victorian society: the anti-vivisection movement.
French, R.D., D.Phil. (1973), Oxford (Crombie, A.C.)
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Christie Hospital and Holt Radium Institute: foundation and development, 1892-1962.
Macdonald, Teresa P., M.Sc. (1977), Manchester (UMIST)
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The vivisection controversy in Victorian Britain.
Rogers, F.R., M.Phil. (1979), London
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Animal experimentation, 1876-1976: historical and contemporary perspectives.
Hampson, Judith E., Ph.D. (1978), Leicester (Brock, W.H.)
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Government science in Britain, 1875-1921.
Randman, P., M.Sc. (1977), Manchester
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Aspects of the Royal Commission on Scientific Instruction and the Advancement of Science (Devonshire Commission), 1870-5, with some reference to the role of T.H. Huxley.
Benn, J.N., B.Phil. (1976), Hull (Bamford, T.W.)
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