Annual Record of Science and Industry

Forsideomslag
Spencer Fullerton Baird
Harper & Bros, 1876
Annual record for 1874-78 contains "Select works on science published during 1874-78."
 

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B TERRESTRIAL PHYSICS AND METEOROLOGY xxxiii xxxv
63
Secular Changes in the Level of the Ocean 70 New Generalization
73
GENERAL PHYSICS xlii
119
by the Microscopic Photograph 123 Chemistry and Thermotics 125
125
ity of Gases 169 the Connection between Fluorescence and Absorption
170
and Radiation 173 Roods Application of Zöllners Horizontal Pendulum
176
Galvanometer 162 the Influence of a Magnet upon the Galvanic Arch
191
currents 197 the Electrical Voting Machine 198
198
CHEMISTRY AND METALLURGY lxxv
205
212 Microscopic Examination of the Process of Crystallization 218
212
bon Boron and Silicon 213 a Hydrate of Carbon 214 the Composition
215
of the Acid of the Gastric Juice 221 Decomposition of Chloral Hydrate
224
E MINERALOGY AND GEOLOGY xcvi
235
a MINERALOGY xcvi
244
G GENERAL NATURAL HISTORY AND ZOOLOGY clzxvii
305
historic Remains found near Schaffhausen 327 Efficiency of Ancient
333
k RADIATES
348
b FAUNAs
351
e MAMMALS
352
by the Agricultural Department of American Woods at the Centennial
355
f BIRDS
359
H BOTANY ccº
361
376 Chemical Composition of Plants
372
AGRICULTURE AND RURAL ECONOMY ccrx
379
389 the Destruction of Small Birds the Cause of the Spread of Phylloxera
389
J PISCICULTURE AND THE FISHERIES ccrxiv
405
Annual Report of the Fish Commissioners of Minnesota 408 Fifth Report
411
A Reflect
420
K DOMESTIC AND HOUSEHOLD ECONOMY ccrxix
441
Fireengines 438 Stationary Hydraulic Engine for Railways 439 Rail
442
cent Progress of Aeronautics 450 Aeronautics in the Arctic Regions 452
452
c CLOTHING AND ADoRNMENT
455
c MoToRs
471
Experiments with Prismatic Gunpowder 458
472
Balloon Voyage from Buffalo to New Jersey 472 Disastrous
479
TECHNOLOGY cclxxix
513
b THE MECHANICAL AND chemicAL ARTs
523
liver Oil and Quinine 529 Cheap Quinine 529 Chloral and Picrotoxine
529
havior of Aniline Colors toward Infusorial Earth 529 New Dyes of Crois
532
Gaudins Polishing Paper 538
538
N MATERIA MEDICA THERAPEUTICS AND HYGIENE
559
tive Antiseptic Effects of Carbolic and Salicylic Acids 569 Selection
567
port of the Royal Commission on Scientific Instruction 582 Royal
584
c ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY
591
The Temperature within the Great Geyser of Iceland
109
Mechanical Theory of Ocean Cur
123
PHYSICS xlv 135
135
of the Least Fusible Metals 133 the Cause of the Wariation of Gaseous
136
Deadbeat Arrangement for Chemical Balances 135 Simple Dynamome
142
Optics 140 on Optical Phenomena at the Transit of Venus 142
147
of the Compass 162 Deviation of the Compass in Iron Ships 163
169
servations upon Radiometers 146 Observations on the Theory of Crookes
185
orescence and Absorption 170 the Spectroscope with a Fluorescent Ocular
191
tus for Railroads 170 East Indian Telegraphy 170 Curious Japanese Com
192
Conversion of Brucine into Strychnine 207 Oleandrine 207 Hydrocellu
208
Mexico and Arizona 240 Geology of Costa Rica 241 Falling of Atmos
240
F GEOGRAPHY cxiv 249
249
a GeoDESY NAVIGATIon AND HYDRographY cxiv
302
Birds 312 New Fossil Giant Birds 313
313
i Fish
319
k ARTICULATES
328
mal Agenciesin Artemia335 Strange Isopod Parasites of the Hermit Crab
335
g REPTILES AND AMPHIBIA
343
Infusorian 345 the Freshwater Rhizopods 345
345
ervation of Cut Flowers and Bouquets 357 Living Trees at the Centen
356
i ARTICULATES
359
of Guadalupe Island Lower California 360
360
AGRICULTURE AND RURAL ECONOMY clºxxi 365
365
Straw etc 376
376
ciation 412 Meeting of the American Fishculturists Association 412
412
c CLOTHING AND ADoRNMENT
422
f MISCELLANEOUS
430
crease of English Fishes in Tasmania 419 French Prizes for American
439
460 Manganiferous Iron 460 Steel Direct from the Ore461 Cramptons
460
Lighthouse at South Foreland 460 the Use of Gas for Lighthouses 461
461
d MISC ELLANEOUS
464
TECHNOLOGY 475
475
bars 484 Magnetic Ore Separator 462 Discovering the Character
482
a THE LIBERAL ARTs
485
Lime 466 Preservation of Wood by Means of Iron 466 Use of Carbonic
489
b THE MEcHANICAL AND chEMICAL ARTs
500
Discharging Aniline Black from Fabrics
511
ing 516 Red Markingink for Clothing 518 Substitute for Ink 519
513
b Diseases AND THEIR cure
534
O NECROLOGY 541
541
P BIBLIOGRAPHY 547
547
ALPHABETICAL INDEX 629
591
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