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Einstein : his life and universe

Author: Walter Isaacson; Edward Herrmann
Publisher: [New York] : Simon & Schuster Audio, c2007.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Biography : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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A narrative portrait based on the complete body of Einstein's papers offers insight into his contributions to science, in an account that describes the influence of his discoveries on his personal views about morality, politics, and tolerance.
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Genre/Form: Compact discs
Audiobooks
Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Albert Einstein; Albert Einstein; Albert Einstein
Material Type: Biography, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Walter Isaacson; Edward Herrmann
ISBN: 9780743561389 0743561384 9781428149342 1428149341
OCLC Number: 122927361
Notes: Title from container.
Compact discs.
Duration: ca. 22:00:00.
Performer(s): Read by Edward Herrmann.
Description: 18 audio discs (approximately 1320 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: The light-beam rider --
Childhood, 1879-1896 --
The Zurich Polytechnic, 1896-1900 --
The lovers, 1900-1904 --
The miracle year: quanta and molecules, 1905 --
Special relativity, 1905 --
The happiest thought, 1906-1909 --
The wandering professor, 1909-1914 --
General relativity, 1911-1915 --
Divorce, 1916-1919 --
Einstein's universe, 1916-1919 --
Fame, 1919 --
The wandering zionist, 1920-1921 --
Nobel laureate, 1921-1927 --
Unified field theories, 1923-1931 --
Turning fifty, 1929-1931 --
Einstein's god --
The refugee, 1932-1933 --
America, 1933-1939 --
Quantum entanglement, 1935 --
The bomb, 1939-1945 --
One-worlder, 1945-1948 --
Landmark, 1948-1953 --
Red scare, 1951-1954 --
The end, 1955 --
Epilogue: Einstein's brain and Einstein's mind.
Responsibility: Walter Isaacson.

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A narrative portrait based on the complete body of Einstein's papers offers insight into his contributions to science, in an account that describes the influence of his discoveries on his personal views about morality, politics, and tolerance.

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