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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:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : First editionView 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
Electronic books
Biographies
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Feynman, Richard P. (Richard Phillips), 1918-1988.
What do YOU care what other people think?
(DLC) 88022390
(OCoLC)18224735
Named Person: Richard P Feynman; Richard Phillips Feynman; Richard P Feynman; Richard Phillips Feynman
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Richard P Feynman; Ralph Leighton
ISBN: 9780393079814 0393079813
OCLC Number: 915593205
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource (255 pages) : illustrations.
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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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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