A CONCISE HISTORY OF THERMODYNAMICS

 

A Concise History of Thermodynamics is an excerpt from a biography entitled Josiah Willard Gibbs, the History of a Great Mind, written by a student of Dr. Gibbs, Lynde Phelps Wheeler. It was originally published by Yale University Press and is used with their permission.

          

                                  History of Thermodynamics

                                  Sadi Carnot's paper on heat and the heat engine

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