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The Resource Science, politics, and business in the work of Sir John Lubbock : a man of universal mind, Mark Patton

Science, politics, and business in the work of Sir John Lubbock : a man of universal mind, Mark Patton

Label
Science, politics, and business in the work of Sir John Lubbock : a man of universal mind
Title
Science, politics, and business in the work of Sir John Lubbock
Title remainder
a man of universal mind
Statement of responsibility
Mark Patton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Sir John Lubbock (1834-1913), first Lord Avebury, was a leading figure in the scientific, political and economic world of Victorian Britain and it is the inter-relations between these worlds that forms the core of this book. In particular it explores the way in which Lubbock acted as a link between the scientific worlds of Darwin, Huxley and Tyndall, the political world of Gladstone and Chamberlain and the business world of Edison and Carnegie. By tying these threads together this study shows the important role Lubbock played in defining and popularising the Victorian ideal of progress and its
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Dewey number
  • 508.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH31.L795
LC item number
P38 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Science, technology, and culture, 1700-1945
Label
Science, politics, and business in the work of Sir John Lubbock : a man of universal mind, Mark Patton
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=270603
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-265) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; List of Figures; Series Editor Preface; Acknowledgements; List of Abbreviations; Introduction: A Man of Universal Mind; PART I: DARWIN'S APPRENTICE, 1834-60; PART II: MAN OF STONE, 1861-69; PART III: SAINT LUBBOCK'S DAYS, 1870-85; PART IV: A NOBLE AND GLORIOUS UNITY, 1886-1913; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn427508854
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 270 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780754686606
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)427508854
Label
Science, politics, and business in the work of Sir John Lubbock : a man of universal mind, Mark Patton
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=270603
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-265) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; List of Figures; Series Editor Preface; Acknowledgements; List of Abbreviations; Introduction: A Man of Universal Mind; PART I: DARWIN'S APPRENTICE, 1834-60; PART II: MAN OF STONE, 1861-69; PART III: SAINT LUBBOCK'S DAYS, 1870-85; PART IV: A NOBLE AND GLORIOUS UNITY, 1886-1913; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn427508854
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 270 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780754686606
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)427508854

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