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Degrees Kelvin: A Tale of Genius, Invention & Tragedy Paperback – Jul 17 2006

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  • Paperback: 366 pages
  • Publisher: National Academy Press (Trade); 1 edition (July 17 2006)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0309096189
  • ISBN-13: 978-0309096188
  • Product Dimensions: 14.6 x 2.5 x 22.2 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 499 g
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars 3 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #2,318,134 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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"[Lindley] brings Kelvin to life in this excellent biography."

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David Lindley

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