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The Resource A search for structure : selected essays on science, art, and history, Cyril Stanley Smith

A search for structure : selected essays on science, art, and history, Cyril Stanley Smith

Label
A search for structure : selected essays on science, art, and history
Title
A search for structure
Title remainder
selected essays on science, art, and history
Statement of responsibility
Cyril Stanley Smith
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DGPO/DLC
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1903-1992
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Cyril Stanley
Dewey number
500
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Q171
LC item number
.S618
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science
  • Art
  • History
Label
A search for structure : selected essays on science, art, and history, Cyril Stanley Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
31223900455305
Bibliography note
  • "Bibliography of the work of Cyril Stanley Smith" : p. [391]-399
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Grain shapes and other metallurgical applications of topology -- The discovery of carbon in steel -- Structure, substructure, and superstructure -- The interpretation of microstructures of metallic artifacts -- Matter versus materials -- The early history of casting, molds, and the science of solidification -- Porcelain and plutonism -- Art, technology, and science -- Metallurgical footnotes to the history of art -- Reflections on technology and the decorative arts in the nineteenth century -- On art, invention, and technology -- Some constructive corrodings -- A highly personal view of science and its history -- Structural hierarchy in science, art, and history
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
x, 410 p.
Isbn
9780262191913
Lccn
81000822
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
Label
A search for structure : selected essays on science, art, and history, Cyril Stanley Smith
Publication
Bar code
31223900455305
Bibliography note
  • "Bibliography of the work of Cyril Stanley Smith" : p. [391]-399
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Grain shapes and other metallurgical applications of topology -- The discovery of carbon in steel -- Structure, substructure, and superstructure -- The interpretation of microstructures of metallic artifacts -- Matter versus materials -- The early history of casting, molds, and the science of solidification -- Porcelain and plutonism -- Art, technology, and science -- Metallurgical footnotes to the history of art -- Reflections on technology and the decorative arts in the nineteenth century -- On art, invention, and technology -- Some constructive corrodings -- A highly personal view of science and its history -- Structural hierarchy in science, art, and history
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
x, 410 p.
Isbn
9780262191913
Lccn
81000822
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.

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