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Beyond uncertainty : Heisenberg, quantum physics, and the bomb

Author: David C Cassidy
Publisher: New York : Bellevue Literary Press, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Heisenberg's life reconsidered for the 21st century by the world's leading English-language authority.

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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Biographie
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Cassidy, David C., 1945-
Beyond uncertainty.
New York : Bellevue Literary Press, 2009
(OCoLC)623075309
Named Person: Werner Heisenberg; Werner Heisenberg; Werner Heisenberg
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David C Cassidy
ISBN: 9781934137130 1934137138
OCLC Number: 216937034
Description: 480 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: The early years --
The world at war --
The gymnasium years --
The battle of Munich --
Finding his path --
Sommerfeld's Institute --
Confronting the quantum --
Modeling atoms --
Channeling rivers, questioning causality --
Entering the quantum matrix --
Awash in matrices, rescued by waves --
Determining uncertainty --
Reaching the top --
New frontiers --
Into the abyss --
Social atoms --
Of particles and politics --
Heir apparent --
The lonely years --
A Faustian bargain --
One who could not leave --
Warfare and its uses --
A Copenhagen visit --
Ordering reality --
Professor in Berlin --
Return to the matrix --
One last attempt --
Explaining the project: Farm Hall --
Explaining the project: the world --
The later years.
Responsibility: David C. Cassidy.
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