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๐Ÿ“™ Science and Controversy: A biography of Sir Norman Lockyer by A. J. Meadows (auth.) โ€” download pdf


Sir Norman Lockyer left Nature , the world's leading scientific journal, as his lasting memorial. But his life, and controversial theories, are an important part of science history. His ideas were at the forefront of public debate, and ranged from brilliant to perverse. This entertaining book is a fascinating insight into his eventful life



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