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Author: George Gamow
Publisher: Mineola, N.Y. : Dover Publications, 2002.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : Dover edView all editions and formats
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A distinguished physicist takes an enlightening look at three scientists whose work unlocked many mysteries: Galileo, the first to examine the process of free and restricted fall; Newton, originator of a universal force; and Einstein, who proposed that gravity is no more than the curvature of the four-dimensional space-time continuum.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Gamow, George, 1904-1968.
Gravity.
Mineola, N.Y. : Dover Publications, 2002
(DLC) 2002034827
(OCoLC)50684212
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: George Gamow
ISBN: 9780486317113 0486317110
OCLC Number: 829159848
Notes: Originally published: Gardem City, N.Y. : Anchor Books, 1962, in series: Science study series.
Description: 1 online resource (157 pages) : illustrations
Responsibility: George Gamow ; illustrations by the author.
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A distinguished physicist takes an enlightening look at three scientists whose work unlocked many mysteries: Galileo, the first to examine the process of free and restricted fall; Newton, originator of a universal force; and Einstein, who proposed that gravity is no more than the curvature of the four-dimensional space-time continuum.

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