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    Author Darrigol, Olivier

    Title A history of optics : from Greek antiquity to the nineteenth century / Olivier Darrigol
    Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2012]


    Descript 1 online resource (xii, 327 pages) : illustrations
    Contents From the Greeks to Kepler -- Mechanical medium theories of the seventeenth century -- Newton's optics -- The eighteenth century -- Interference, polarization, and waves in the early nineteenth century -- Ether and matter -- Waves and rays
    Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (pages 290-318) and index
    Note Print version record
    Subject Optics -- History
    SCIENCE -- Physics -- Optics & Light.
    Optics. (OCoLC)fst01046845
    Genre History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
    ISBN/ISSN 9780191626944 (electronic bk.)
    0191626945 (electronic bk.)
    1299908012 (ebk)
    9781299908017 (ebk)

    Library Shelving Location Electronic Link Call Number and Holdings Request Status
    Bard Bard Stevenson Library   QC352 .D37 2012 AVAILABLE
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    RIT Shelves (Wallace - 3rd Floor)   QP475 .D37 2012 AVAILABLE
    Vassar Main   QC352 .D37 2012 AVAILABLE