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Cavendish, Henry (1731-1810), natural philosopher

Simon Schaffer

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/4937
Cavendish, Henry (1731-1810), natural philosopher

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Airs, waters, heats, 1764-1767 | Electricity-artificial, animal, and atmospheric, 1767-1777 | Towards a global physics, 1771-1781 | The water controversies, 1781-1788 | Astronomical and terrestrial surveys, 1783-1810

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