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100 1  Tanford, Charles,|d1921-2009. 
245 10 Ben Franklin stilled the waves :|ban informal history of 
       pouring oil on water with reflections on the ups and downs
       of scientific life in general /|cCharles Tanford. 
260    Oxford [England] ;|aNew York :|bOxford University Press,
       |c©2004. 
300    1 online resource (xiv, 269 pages) :|billustrations 
336    text|btxt|2rdacontent 
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504    Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-260) and 
       index. 
505 0  Contents; One: Introduction; Two: Benjamin Franklin; Three
       : Friends and Influences; Four: The French Connection; 
       Five: Pliny the Elder; Six: Eighteenth-Century Science; 
       Seven: Franklin's Experiment: The Observation; Eight: How 
       Small Is a Molecule? The Calculation Franklin Did Not 
       Make; Nine: One Hundred Years Later. Science Comes of Age;
       Ten: Lord Rayleigh; Eleven: Meticulous Miss Pockels; 
       Twelve: Comrades in the Search. The Flavor of Late 
       Nineteenth-Century Physics; Thirteen: Ben Franklin Wonders
       Why (Molecular Interpretation); Fourteen: In Praise of 
       Water. 
505 8  Fifteen: Irving Langmuir: Molecular AttitudesSixteen: 
       Biology-Cells and Membranes; Seventeen: Ernest Overton-
       Gentle Genius; Eighteen: Gorter and Grendel: A Factor of 
       Two; Nineteen: Epilogue-The Biological Frontier; 
       Bibliography; Index. 
520    Benjamin Franklin, the 18th-century American statesman and
       scientist, watched the calming effect of a drop of oil on 
       the waves and ripples of a London pond, and began to 
       investigate exactly what was happening to cause this 
       strange phenomenon. Following Franklin's lead, a motley 
       crowd of scientists over the next two centuries and more 
       chose to investigate the nature of atoms and molecules 
       through the interaction of fluid membranes. Building on 
       Franklin's original experiments, their. work has 
       culminated in the discovery of the structure of cell 
       membranes, research that continues to bear fruit to. 
588 0  Print version record. 
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600 14 Franklin, Benjamin,|d1706-1790. 
600 17 Franklin, Benjamin,|d1706-1790.|2fast|0(OCoLC)fst00034115 
650  0 Molecules. 
650  0 Scientists|zUnited States|vBiography. 
655  4 Electronic books. 
655  7 Biography.|2fast|0(OCoLC)fst01423686 
776 08 |iPrint version:|aTanford, Charles, 1921-|tBen Franklin 
       stilled the waves.|dOxford [England] ; New York : Oxford 
       University Press, ©2004|z0192804944|z9780192804945|w(DLC) 
       2004041559|w(OCoLC)54356694 
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