Submarine telegraphy – Victorian science

Bruce J. Hunt, “Doing Science in a Global Empire: Cable Telegraphy and Electrical Physics in Victorian Britain.” In Bernard Lightman (ed.), Victorian Science in Context (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1997), 312–33.

(from today’s lecture at HPS)

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About Jose Ramon Marcaida

I’m a historian of science interested in the history of early modern Iberian science and its connection with Renaissance and Baroque visual culture. More generally, I’m interested in the relation between texts, images and things across the Humanities.
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