From Axes to Atoms

Man the Maker

A History of Technology and Engineering. By Prof. R. J. Forbes. Pp. xvi + 365 + 41 plates. (London: Constable and Co., Ltd., 1958.) 30s. net.

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HALL, A. From Axes to Atoms. Nature 184, 921–922 (1959).

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