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    Puffing Jamie: The Commercial and Ideological Importance of Being A'philosopher'in the Case of the Reputation of James Watt (1736-1819). [REVIEW]David Philip Miller - 2000 - History of Science 38 (119):1-24.
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  2. Visions of Empire.David Philip Miller, Peter H. Reill & J. F. M. Cannon - 1997 - Annals of Science 54 (3):321-321.
     
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    The 'Sobel Effect'.David Philip Miller - 2002 - Metascience 11 (2):185-200.
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    Testing Power and Trust: The Steam Indicator, the'Reynolds Controversy', and the Relations of Engineering Science and Practice in Late Nineteenth-Century Britain.David Philip Miller - 2012 - History of Science 50 (2):212-250.
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    Review Symposia.Martin Rudwick, Naomi Oreskes, David Oldroyd, David Philip Miller, Alan Chalmers, John Forge, David Turnbull, Peter Slezak, David Bloor, Craig Callender, Keith Hutchison, Steven Savitt & Huw Price - 1996 - Metascience 5 (1):7-85.
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    Mannered Science and Political Identity.David Philip Miller - 2010 - Metascience 19 (1):133-135.
  7. The Sheep and Wool Correspondence of Sir Joseph Banks 1781-182O Ed. By Harold B. Carter; Sir Joseph Banks. 18th Century Explorer, Botanist and Entrepreneur by Charles Lyte. [REVIEW]David Philip Miller - 1981 - History of Science 19:284-292.
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    A Bicentenary History of the Linnean Society of LondonA. T. Gage W. T. Stearn.David Philip Miller - 1990 - Isis 81 (3):544-545.
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    The Amateur and the Professional: Antiquarians, Historians and Archaeologists in Victorian England, 1838-1886Philippa Levine. [REVIEW]David Philip Miller - 1989 - Isis 80 (2):320-321.
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    The Encyclopaedic Life.David Philip Miller, Jonathan Topham & Marina Frasca-Spada - 2002 - Metascience 11 (2):154-171.
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    The Historiography of the Chemical Revolution: Patterns of Interpretation in the History of Science.David Philip Miller - 2012 - Annals of Science 69 (4):581-584.
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    Climate Engineering, Past and Present.David Philip Miller - 2012 - Metascience 21 (1):243-245.
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    The Political Economy of Discovery Stories: The Case of Dr Irving Langmuir and General Electric.David Philip Miller - 2011 - Annals of Science 68 (1):27-60.
    Summary The rhetorical uses of discovery and invention stories are legion, but of particular concern in this paper are those that are deployed for economic or commercial reasons, especially in claiming intellectual property rights, usually in the form of patents. The case of stories about Dr Irving Langmuir (1881?1957) of the General Electric Research Laboratory, who won the Nobel Prize for Chemistry in 1932 and was the first industry-based laureate from the United States, is examined. Langmuir won the prize for (...)
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    Neil Chambers .The Indian and Pacific Correspondence of Sir Joseph Banks, 1768–1820. Volume 7. 608 Pp. London: Pickering & Chatto, 2013. £100 .Neil Chambers .The Indian and Pacific Correspondence of Sir Joseph Banks, 1768–1820. Volume 8. 448 Pp. London: Pickering & Chatto, 2014. £100. [REVIEW]David Philip Miller - 2015 - Isis 106 (4):924-925.
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    Seeing the Chemical Steam Through the Historical Fog: Watt's Steam Engine as Chemistry.David Philip Miller - 2008 - Annals of Science 65 (1):47-72.
    Summary James Watt (1736?1819) is best known as an engineer who dramatically improved the efficiency of the steam engine. What we take to be his chemical interests are conventionally seen as peripheral to his main line of work. He is usually treated as a chemist in three main contexts: his ?practical? chemical work relating to chlorine bleaching, varnishes, pottery, and so on; his work with Thomas Beddoes on the medicinal uses of various ?airs?; his, much disputed, claim as a chemical (...)
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    Ivor Owen Grattan-Guinness.David Philip Miller, Rob Iliffe & Trevor Levere - 2015 - Annals of Science 72 (3):276-278.
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    Crowning Achievement.David Philip Miller - 2006 - Metascience 15 (1):151-153.
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    George Rousseau.The Notorious Sir John Hill: The Man Destroyed by Ambition in the Era of Celebrity. Xxxi + 391 Pp., Illus., Apps., Bibl., Index. Bethlehem, Pa.: Lehigh University Press, 2012. $90. [REVIEW]David Philip Miller - 2013 - Isis 104 (3):620-621.
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    Neil Chambers , the Letters of Sir Joseph Banks: A Selection, 1768–1820. London: Imperial College Press, 2001. Pp. Xliii+420. Isbn 1-86094-204-0. £33.00. [REVIEW]David Philip Miller - 2002 - British Journal for the History of Science 35 (2).
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    Science and Technology in Manchester: Two Hundred Years of the Lit. And Phil.Chris E. Makepeace.David Philip Miller - 1985 - Isis 76 (4):598-599.
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    The Botanists: A History of the Botanical Society of the British Isles Through a Hundred and Fifty YearsDavid Elliston Allen.David Philip Miller - 1987 - Isis 78 (2):261-263.
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    True Myths: James Watt's Kettle, His Condenser, and His Chemistry.David Philip Miller - 2004 - History of Science 42 (3):333.
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    Intellectual Property and Narratives of Discovery/Invention: The League of Nations' Draft Convention on'Scientific Properly'and its Fate.David Philip Miller - 2008 - History of Science 46 (3):299-342.
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  24. An Historiographical Perspective.David Philip Miller & Sir Joseph Banks - forthcoming - History of Science.
     
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  25. Distributing Discovery' Between Watt and Cavendish: A Reassessment of the Nineteenth-Century 'Water Controversy.David Philip Miller - 2002 - Annals of Science 59 (2):149-178.
    Contention about who discovered the compound nature of water occurred in two phases. During the first phase, in the 1780s, the claimants to the discovery produced the work on which their claims were based. This phase of controversy was relatively short and did not generate much heat, although it was part of the larger debates surrounding the 'chemical revolution'. The second phase of controversy, in the 1830s and 1840s, saw heated exchanges in Britain between advocates of Watt on the one (...)
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  26. Faraday Rediscovered: Essays on the Life and Work of Michael Faraday, 1791-1867David Gooding Frank A. J. L. James.David Philip Miller - 1986 - Isis 77 (4):721-722.
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  27. Jupiter Botanicus: Robert Brown of the British Museum. D. J. Mabberley.David Philip Miller - 1988 - Isis 79 (2):292-293.
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  28. Jan Golinski. The Experimental Self: Humphry Davy and the Making of a Man of Science. Vii + 259 Pp., Illus., Bibl., Index. Chicago/London: University of Chicago Press, 2016. $30. [REVIEW]David Philip Miller - 2017 - Isis 108 (1):201-202.
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  29. Leslie Tomory, Progressive Enlightenment: The Origins of the Gaslight Industry, 1780–1820. Cambridge, MA and London: MIT Press, 2012. Pp. Xii+348. ISBN 978-0-262-01675-9. £19.95. [REVIEW]David Philip Miller - 2012 - British Journal for the History of Science 45 (3):466-467.
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  30. Reform CharactersAll Scientists Now: The Royal Society in the Nineteenth CenturyMarie Boas Hall.David Philip Miller - 1986 - Isis 77 (1):130-133.
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  31. Science as Practice and CultureAndrew Pickering.David Philip Miller - 1994 - Isis 85 (4):740-742.
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  32. Sir Joseph Banks : A Guide to Biographical and Bibliographical SourcesHarold B. Carter.David Philip Miller - 1990 - Isis 81 (4):811-812.
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  33. The Limits of Matter. Chemistry, Mining & Enlightenment.David Philip Miller - 2016 - Annals of Science 73 (1):110-112.
  34. The Royal Society Catalogue of PortraitsNorman Robinson.David Philip Miller - 1982 - Isis 73 (2):282-282.
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  35. The Singular and the Making of Knowledge at the Royal Society of London in the Eighteenth Century.David Philip Miller - 2011 - Annals of Science 68 (4):563-565.
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  36. The Transformation of Intellectual Life in Victorian EnglandT. W. Heyck.David Philip Miller - 1983 - Isis 74 (4):588-589.
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