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Ludwig Boltzmann

Physicist (20-Feb-1844 — 5-Sep-1906)


John Blackmore (editor). Ludwig Boltzmann: His Later Life and Philosophy, 1900-1906. Kluwer Academic Publishers. 1995. 292pp.

Engelbert Broda. Ludwig Boltzmann: Man, Physicist, Philosopher. Woodbridge, CT: Ox Bow Press. 1983. 169pp. Translation of Ludwig Boltzmann, Mensch, Physiker, Philosoph.

Carlo Cercignani. Ludwig Boltzmann: The Man Who Trusted Atoms. Oxford University Press. 1998. 329pp.

David Lindley. Boltzmann's Atom: The Great Debate that Launched A Revolution in Physics. New York: Free Press. 2001. 260pp.

Wolfgang Stiller. Ludwig Boltzmann: Altmeister der klassischen Physik, Wegbereiter der Quantenphysik und Evolutionstheorie. Verlag Harri Deutch. 1989. 212pp. Language: German.


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  6. Makers of 19th Century Culture: 1800-1914 (p.45)

  7. Hutchinson Dictionary of Scientists (p.59)

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