John Tyndall

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Date Details
2 August 1820 Born.
1859 Joined Survey.
1868 Resigned.
4 December 1893 Died.

Biographies and obituaries[edit]

Hudleston, W.H. Obituary - John Tyndall, F.R.S. [In Anniversary Address.]. Proceedings of the Geological Society in Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society. v. 50 p.41-42. 1894

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Works listed in the BGS Library catalogue

Tyndall, J.. Helmholtz, H.. 1876. Les glaciers et les transformations de l'eau: 2e ed. - Paris, France: Germer Bailliere. - (Bibliotheque scientifique internationale; 1)

Tyndall, J.. 1896. The glaciers of the Alps: being a narrative of excursions and ascents, an account of the origin and phenomena of glaciers and an exposition of the physical principles to which they are related. - London: Longmans, Green & Co

Tyndall, J.. 1860. The glaciers of the Alps: being a narrative of excursions and ascents, an account of the origin and phenomena of glaciers and an exposition of the physical principles to which they are related: [2nd ed.]. - London: John Murray

Tyndall, J.. 1864. On the conformation of the Alps. - [S.l.]: [s.n.]