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Einstein : a hundred years of relativity

Author: Andrew Robinson; Bet ha-sefarim ha-leʼumi ṿeha-universiṭaʼi bi-Yerushalayim. Albert Einstein Archives.
Publisher: New York : Harry N. Abrams, 2005.
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An illustrated study commemorating the centenary of Albert Einstein's "Annus Mirabilis Papers" of 1905, his four articles that provided a foundation for modern physics and revolutionized the world's understanding of space, time, energy, matter, and light.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Robinson, Andrew, 1957-
Einstein.
New York : Harry N. Abrams, 2005
(OCoLC)752398462
Named Person: Albert Einstein; Albert Einstein
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Robinson; Bet ha-sefarim ha-leʼumi ṿeha-universiṭaʼi bi-Yerushalayim. Albert Einstein Archives.
ISBN: 0810959232 9780810959231
OCLC Number: 58456877
Description: 256 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm
Contents: The world of physics before Einstein --
Autobiographical notes / by Albert Einstein --
The Making of a physicist --
A brief history of relativity / by Stephen Hawking --
The miraculous year, 1905 --
General relativity --
Varying c: vodka without alcohol? / by João Magueijo --
Arguing about quantum theory --
The search for a theory of everything --
Einstein's search for unification / by Steven Weinberg --
Physics since Einstein --
Einstein's scientific legacy / by Philip Anderson --
The most famous man in the world --
Personal and family life --
Einstein's love letters / by Robert Schulmann --
Einstein and music / by Philip Glass --
Germany, war and pacifism --
America --
Zionism, the Holocaust and Israel --
Einstein on religion, Judaism and Zionism / by Max Jammer --
Nuclear saint and demon --
Einstein's quest for global peace / by Joseph Rotblat --
The end of an era --
Einstein's last interview / by I. Bernard Cohen --
Einstein's enduring magic --
Einstein: twentieth-century icon / by Arthur C. Clarke.
Other Titles: In association with the Albert Einstein Archives
Responsibility: Andrew Robinson ; with contributions by Philip Anderson [and others].
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An illustrated study commemorating the centenary of Albert Einstein's "Annus Mirabilis Papers" of 1905, his four articles that provided a foundation for modern physics and revolutionized the world's understanding of space, time, energy, matter, and light.

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