A Life of Discovery: Michael Faraday, Giant of the Scientific Revolution

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In a world of darkness perched on the edge of discovery, Michael Faraday lit up the world of science, contributed to the Industrial Revolution, and changed the lives of everyone on Earth. Now a superb new biography illuminates the life of this amazing, reclusive, deeply contradictory man. Born in 1791, Faraday was the son of a blacksmith with a thin education, yet he was gifted with a rare intelligence and intuition. He was a devout member of a small Christian sect that believed in the Bible's literal word, yet he was open ...

A Life of Discovery: Michael Faraday, Giant of the Scientific Revolution 2004, Random House (NY), New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9781400060160

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