Treatise on Electricity and Magnetism Vol 1

James Clerk Maxwell

Oxford, 1904 Third Edition (the Best!)

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Maxwell is considered by some to be the greatest English technical writer of the 19th Century. This is the first volume of the two volume set where he figures out that electricity and magnetism are two sides of the same coin. Arguably the most important work of the millineum in changing our pattern of life. 

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