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Vol. 21 No. 1 (2024)

John Lewis Heilbron (1934-2023)

23 February 2024


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  8. Heilbron, David. “A Friend’s View of Judge Stephen Breyer”. C-Span, July 7, 1994.
  9. Heilbron, John L.. “Memorial Service for Delphine R. Heilbron”. In Louis Heilbron, Most of a Century. Unpaginated.
  10. Heilbron, John L.. “Inaugural Lecture at the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science”. March 31, 1995. heilbron-1934‑2023
  11. Heilbron, John L. “Thomas S. Kuhn, 18 July 1922‑17 June 1996”. Isis 89.3 (1998), 505‑515.
  12. Heilbron, John L. The Sun in the Church. Cathedrals as Solar Observatories. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1999.
  13. Heilbron, John L. “Citoyen de Genève and Philosopher to the Queen of England”. Archives des Sciences 58 (2002), 75‑92.
  14. Heilbron, John L. “Science and History”. Interview by Harry Kreisler. November 8, 2007.
  15. Heilbron, John L. Galileo. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2010.
  16. Heilbron, John L. Physics. A Short History from Quintessence to Quarks. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015.
  17. Heilbron, John L. “Have I Explained Anything?” Isis 110.2 (2019), 305‑307.
  18. Heilbron, John L. “History of Science or History of Learning”. Berichte der Wissenschaftsgeschichte 42 (2019), 200–219.
  19. Heilbron, John L. The Ghost of Galileo in a Forgotten Painting from the English Civil War. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2021.
  20. Heilbron, John L. The Incomparable Monsignor. Francesco Bianchini’s World of Science, History and Court Intrigue. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2022.
  21. Heilbron, Louis. Most of a Century: Law and Public Service, 1930s to 1990s. Introduced by Clark Kerr; interviews conducted by Carol Hicke. Berkeley: California Board of Regents, 1995.
  22. Interview of Adriaan Fokker by John L. Heilbron on 1963 April 1, Niels Bohr Library & Archives, American Institute of Physics, College Park, MD USA.
  23. Interview of Ebenezer Cunningham by John L. Heilbron on 1963 June 19, Niels Bohr Library & Archives, American Institute of Physics, College Park, MD USA.
  24. “John Heilbron Weds Patricia Lucero”. Jewish Community Bulletin. April 3, 1959.
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