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The Ultimate Quotable Einstein

Author: Albert Einstein; Alice Calaprice; Freeman Dyson
Publisher: Princeton : Princeton University Press, 2011.
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Here is the definitive new edition of the hugely popular collection of Einstein quotations that has sold tens of thousands of copies worldwide and been translated into twenty-five languages. The Ultimate Quotable Einstein features 400 additional quotes, bringing the total to roughly 1,600 in all. This ultimate edition includes new sections--"On and to Children," "On Race and Prejudice," and "Einstein's Verses: A  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Quotations
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Einstein, Albert.
Ultimate Quotable Einstein.
Princeton : Princeton University Press, ©2011
Named Person: Albert Einstein
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Albert Einstein; Alice Calaprice; Freeman Dyson
ISBN: 9781400835966 1400835968 1283163713 9781283163712
OCLC Number: 741491888
Description: 1 online resource (576 pages)
Contents: Cover; Contents; Foreword; A (Long) Note about This Final Edition; A Brief Chronology; On Einstein Himself; On and to His Family; On Aging; On America and Americans; On and to Children; On Death; On Education, Students, and Academic Freedom; On and to Friends, Specific Scientists, and Others; On Germans and Germany; On Humankind; On Jews, Israel, Judaism, and Zionism; On Life; On Music; On Pacifism, Disarmament, and World Government; On Peace, War, the Bomb, and the Military; On Politics, Patriotism, and Government; On Race and Prejudice; On Religion, God, and Philosophy. On Science and Scientists, Mathematics, and TechnologyOn Miscellaneous Subjects; Einstein's Verses: A Small Selection; Attributed to Einstein; Others on Einstein; Bibliography; Index of Key Words; Subject Index.

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Features roughly 1,600 quotes in all. This book includes sections unique to the ultimate collection such as "On and to Children," "On Race and Prejudice," and "Einstein's Verses: A Small Selection" -  Read more...

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