Could you suggest a good biographic book about the life and work of the physicist Ludwig Boltzmann?

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    $\begingroup$ You can try with: Carlo Cercignani, Ludwig Boltzmann: the man who trusted atoms (1998). $\endgroup$ May 11 '16 at 13:58
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    $\begingroup$ cf. his Dictionary of Scientific Biography entry $\endgroup$
    – Geremia
    May 13 '16 at 4:55
  • $\begingroup$ @MauroALLEGRANZA I didn't know that book was in English, too. thanks $\endgroup$
    – Geremia
    May 13 '16 at 4:56
  • $\begingroup$ @Geremia, actually I was looking for an extensive biography (like those by Walter Isaacson). Anyway thank you for your kind suggestion. $\endgroup$
    – mrnld
    May 14 '16 at 8:47
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    $\begingroup$ @mrnld I provided that mainly for the "secondary literature" bibliography at the end. $\endgroup$
    – Geremia
    May 14 '16 at 19:49

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