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What do YOU care what other people think? : further adventures of a curious character

Author: Richard P Feynman; Ralph Leighton
Publisher: New York : Norton, ©1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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One of the greatest physicists of the twentieth century, Richard Feynman possessed an unquenchable thirst for adventure and an unparalleled ability to tell the stories of his life.
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Genre/Form: Anecdotes
Biography
Biographies
Named Person: Richard P Feynman; Richard Phillips Feynman; Richard P Feynman; Richard Phillips Feynman; Richard Phillips Feynman; Richard Phillips Feynman
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard P Feynman; Ralph Leighton
ISBN: 0393026590 9780393026597 0393320928 9780393320923
OCLC Number: 18224735
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 255 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: pt. I.A curious character. The making of a scientist --
"What do you care what other people think?" --
It's as simple as one, two three ... ---
Getting ahead --
Hotel city --
Who the hell is Herman? --
Feynman sexist pig! --
I just shook his hand, can you believe it? --
Letters, photos, and drawings --
pt. II. Mr. Feynman goes to Washington: investigating the space shuttle Challenger disaster. Preliminaries --
Committing suicide --
The cold facts --
Check six! --
Gumshoes --
Fantastic figures --
An inflamed appendix --
The tenth recommendation --
Meet the press --
Afterthoughts --
Appendix F: Personal observations on the reliability of the shuttle --
Epilogue.
Responsibility: Richard P. Feynman, as told to Ralph Leighton.

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A scientist and physicist, one of the greatest of the 20th century, and winner of the Nobel Prize, Richard Feynman worked on the atomic bomb and revealed the cause of the Challenger disaster. Before  Read more...

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