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"Subtle is the lord ..." : the science and the life of Albert Einstein

Author: Abraham Pais
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : ReprintedView all editions and formats
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Subtle is the Lord is recognized as the definitive scientific biography of Albert Einstein, written by an award-winning physicist turned historian who knew Einstein personally in the last years of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Biography
Named Person: Albert Einstein; Albert Einstein; Albert Einstein; Albert Einstein
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Abraham Pais
ISBN: 9780192806727 0192806726
OCLC Number: 605934419
Description: 552 Seiten : Illustrationen ; 24 cm
Contents: INTRODUCTORY; STATISTICAL PHYSICS; RELATIVITY, THE SPECIAL THEORY; RELATIVITY, THE GENERAL THEORY; THE LATER JOURNEY; THE QUANTUM THEORY; JOURNEY'S END; APPENDICES
Responsibility: Abraham Pais.

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"A Masterpiece... the single most comprehensive study of Einstein's scientific work." * THES *

 
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