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The Born-Einstein letters : friendship, politics and physics in uncertain times : correspondence between Albert Einstein and Max and Hedwig Born from 1916 to 1955 with commentaries by Max Born ; transl. [from the German] by Irene Born ; forew. by Bertrand Russell ; introd. by Werner Heisenberg.

Author: Albert EinsteinMax BornHedwig BornIrene BornWerner HeisenbergAll authors
Publisher: Basingstoke : Macmillan, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : New ed.View all editions and formats
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A classic collection of correspondence between two Nobel Prize winners, The Born-Einstein Letters , is also highly topical: scientists continue to struggle with quantum physics, their role in wartime  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Brieven (vorm)
Correspondence
Named Person: Albert Einstein; Max Born; Hedwig Born
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Albert Einstein; Max Born; Hedwig Born; Irene Born; Werner Heisenberg; Gustav Born
ISBN: 1403944962 9781403944962
OCLC Number: 66035037
Notes: Eerste ed.: 1971.
Description: XXXVIII, 235 p. ; 20 cm
Contents: Introduction by Werner Heisenberg Foreword by Betrand Russell New Preface by Kip Thorne and Diana Buchwald Correspondence between Max and Hedwig Born and Albert Einstein 1916-1955 with Commentaries by Max Born. Translated by Irene Born.

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