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James Watt

Inventor (19-Jan-1736 — 19-Aug-1819)

SUBJECT OF BOOKS


David Philip Miller. Discovering Water: James Watt, Henry Cavendish, and the Nineteenth Century "Water Controversy". Ashgate Publishing. 2003. 316pp.


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  1. NNDB [link]

  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Wikipedia [link]

  4. Library of Congress Name Authority [link]

  5. Encyclopaedia Britannica 11th Edition

  6. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.1537)

  7. Asimov's Biographical Encyclopedia of Science and Technology (p.134)

  8. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.507)

  9. Concise Biographical Dictionary of Famous Men and Women (p.717)

  10. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.142)




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