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A Commentary on the Scientific Writings of J. Willard Gibbs, Ph.D., LL.D., formerly Professor of Mathematical Physics in Yale University

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IT is now sixty-four years since Willard Gibbs published in the Transactions of the Connecticut Academy the first of his classical papers on thermodynamic theory, and thirty-five since the publication of his “Elementary Principles in Statistical Mechanics”.

A Commentary on the Scientific Writings of J. Willard Gibbs, Ph.D., LL.D., formerly Professor of Mathematical Physics in Yale University.

Vol. I: Thermodynamics ; dealing with the Contents of Volume One of the Collected Works. Edited by Prof. F. G. Donnan and Prof. Arthur Haas. Pp. xxiii + 742. Vol. 2: Theoretical Physics ; dealing with the Contents of Volume Two of the Collected Works. Edited by Prof. Arthur Haas. Pp. xx + 605. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press ; London: Oxford University Press, 1936.) 45s. net.

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F., L. A Commentary on the Scientific Writings of J. Willard Gibbs, Ph.D., LL.D., formerly Professor of Mathematical Physics in Yale University. Nature 140, 298–299 (1937). https://doi.org/10.1038/140298a0

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