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The Rise of Electromagnetism


From "Electricity Minus" to "-E": Attempts to Introduce the Concept of Negative Magnitude into Worldly Wisdom

George Christoph Lichtenberg: Experimental Physics out of the Spirit of Aphorism

Resistance to the Discovery of Electromagnetism: Oersted and the Symmetry of the magnetic Field

On the First Electromagnetic Measurementof The Velocity of Light by W. Weber and R. Kohlrausch

Appendix:On the Amount of Electricity which Flows through the Cross-section of the Circuit in Galvanic Currents


Theory of Electricity by R. Clausius in the Development of Thermodynamics

From Volta's pile to Ferraris Motor: A History of Instruments and Theories
Maxwell, Mechanism and the nature of Electricity

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