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A search for structure : selected essays on science, art, and history / Cyril Stanley Smith.

; Mazal Holocaust Collection
Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, [1981] .
ISBN 0262690829, 0262191911, 9780262191913, 9780262690829

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Other Authors Mazal Holocaust Collection.
Subjects Art.
Histoire.
History.
Kristalstructuur.
Metallurgie.
Science.
Sciences.
Description x, 410 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Copyright Date [1981]
©1981
Notes "Bibliography of the work of Cyril Stanley Smith": pages 391-399.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Grain shapes and other metallurgical applications of topology -- The discovery of carbon in steel -- Structure, substructure, and superstructure -- The interpretation of microstructures of metallic artifacts -- Matter versus materials -- The early history of casting, molds, and the science of solidification -- Porcelain and plutonism -- Art, technology, and science -- Metallurgical footnotes to the history of art -- Reflections on technology and the decorative arts in the nineteenth century -- On art, invention, and technology -- Some constructive corrodings -- A highly personal view of science and its history -- Structural hierarchy in science, art, and history.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)7282134
(OCoLC)ocm07282134
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WorldCat Identities Smith, Cyril Stanley, 1903-1992.
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