The Man Who Changed Everything : The Life of James Clerk Maxwell
Basil MahonISBN: 047086088X; 9780470860885;
Book DescriptionThis is the first biography in twenty years of James Clerk Maxwell, one of the greatest scientists of our time and yet a man relatively unknown to the wider public. Approaching science with a freshness unbound by convention or previous expectations, he produced some of the most original scientific thinking of the nineteenth century ? and his discoveries went on to shape the twentieth century.