I am looking for complete and trustable references on the history of electromagnetism. Does anyone have some good recommendations?

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    $\begingroup$ Related: hsm.stackexchange.com/questions/16041/… $\endgroup$
    – Mauricio
    Mar 4 at 10:39
  • $\begingroup$ Thank you very much! $\endgroup$ Mar 4 at 11:05
  • $\begingroup$ Ideally I would prefer some references more related to theoretical physics (up to gauge theories) instead of the engineering aspect of electricity. $\endgroup$ Mar 4 at 11:07
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    $\begingroup$ Edmund Whittaker, A history of the theories of Aether and Electricity, 2 volumes, Harper & brothers, NY 1951. $\endgroup$ Mar 4 at 12:45
  • $\begingroup$ Thank you very much! $\endgroup$ Mar 4 at 12:48


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