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Subtle is the lord : the science and the life of Albert Einstein : [with a new foreword by Roger Penrose]

Author: Abraham Pais; Roger Penrose
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2005
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Subtle is the Lord is recognized as the definitive scientific biography of Albert Einstein, written by an award-winning physicist turned historian who knew Einstein personally in the last years of  Read more...

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Named Person: Albert Einstein
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Abraham Pais; Roger Penrose
ISBN: 9780192806727 0192806726
OCLC Number: 475406010
Description: xx, 552 p. + illustrations
Contents: INTRODUCTORY; STATISTICAL PHYSICS; RELATIVITY, THE SPECIAL THEORY; RELATIVITY, THE GENERAL THEORY; THE LATER JOURNEY; THE QUANTUM THEORY; JOURNEY'S END; APPENDICES
Responsibility: Abraham Pais
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"A Masterpiece... the single most comprehensive study of Einstein's scientific work." * THES *

 
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