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The Resource Einstein's greatest mistake : a biography, David Bodanis

Einstein's greatest mistake : a biography, David Bodanis

Label
Einstein's greatest mistake : a biography
Title
Einstein's greatest mistake
Title remainder
a biography
Statement of responsibility
David Bodanis
Title variation
Einsteins greatest mistake
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A portrait of Albert Einstein shares critical insights into both the genius and hubris of modern physics, linking Einstein's popular downfall through the final decades of his life to the same imagination and self-confidence that ignited his early successes
Summary
A portrait of Albert Einstein shares critical insights into both the genius and hubris of modern physics, linking Einstein's popular downfall through the final decades of his life to the same imagination and self-confidence that ignited his early successes
Pace
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10530311
Cataloging source
OU/DLC
Dewey number
  • 530.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC16.E5
LC item number
B66 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Einstein's greatest mistake : a biography, David Bodanis
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-270) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Victorian childhood -- Coming of age -- Annus mirabilis -- Only the beginning -- Glimpsing a solution -- Time to think -- Sharpening the tools -- The greatest idea -- True or false? -- Totality -- Cracks in the foundation -- Rising tensions -- The queen of hearts is black -- Finally at ease -- Crushing the upstart -- Uncertainty of the modern age -- Arguing with the Dane -- Dispersions -- Isolation in Princeton -- The end
Control code
20833132
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 280 pages
Isbn
9780544808560
Lccn
2016022348
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn932050740
  • (OCoLC)932050740
Label
Einstein's greatest mistake : a biography, David Bodanis
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-270) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Victorian childhood -- Coming of age -- Annus mirabilis -- Only the beginning -- Glimpsing a solution -- Time to think -- Sharpening the tools -- The greatest idea -- True or false? -- Totality -- Cracks in the foundation -- Rising tensions -- The queen of hearts is black -- Finally at ease -- Crushing the upstart -- Uncertainty of the modern age -- Arguing with the Dane -- Dispersions -- Isolation in Princeton -- The end
Control code
20833132
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 280 pages
Isbn
9780544808560
Lccn
2016022348
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn932050740
  • (OCoLC)932050740

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