William H. Brock

William H. Brock

William Brock is Professor Emeritus of the History of Science and former Director of the Victorian Studies Centre at the University of Leicester. He is a past president of the British Society for the History of Science, and past chairman of the Society for the History of Alchemy and Chemistry. His research has focused on nineteenth-century science and his publications include studies of the history of chemistry, the development of scientific periodicals, and biographies of Justus von Liebig and Sir William Crookes.

The Correspondence of John Tyndall Volume 5

This volume contains 266 letters covering a period of twenty-two months, when Tyndall was in his midthirties and had been employed by the Royal Institution as professor of natural philosophysince September 1853.