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The Resource A stubbornly persistent illusion : the essential scientific writings of Albert Einstein, [edited, with commentary, by Stephen Hawking]

A stubbornly persistent illusion : the essential scientific writings of Albert Einstein, [edited, with commentary, by Stephen Hawking]

Label
A stubbornly persistent illusion : the essential scientific writings of Albert Einstein
Title
A stubbornly persistent illusion
Title remainder
the essential scientific writings of Albert Einstein
Statement of responsibility
[edited, with commentary, by Stephen Hawking]
Title variation
  • Writings of Albert Einstein
  • Hawking on Einstein
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Collected here are Einstein's own writings on the Theory of Relativity, as well as his reflections on politics, religion, and the ultimate significance of his scientific discoveries"--Dust jacket
  • Brings together a compilation of the most important works by Albert Einstein, presenting his papers on the Theory of Relativity, quantum theory, statistical mechanics, the photoelectric effect, and other studies that transformed modern physics
Cataloging source
UKM
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1879-1955
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Einstein, Albert
Dewey number
  • 530.1
  • 530.092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC16.E5
LC item number
A2 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1942-2018
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Hawking, Stephen
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  • Einstein, Albert
  • Relativity (Physics)
  • Philosophy
Label
A stubbornly persistent illusion : the essential scientific writings of Albert Einstein, [edited, with commentary, by Stephen Hawking]
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Statement of responsibility from book jacket
  • Subtitle on jacket: The essential scientific works of Albert Einstein
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The principle of relativity -- Relativity, the special and general theory -- Sidelights on relativity -- Selection from The meaning of relativity, "Space and time in pre-relativity physics" -- Selections from The evolution of physics, "Relativity, field" and "Quanta" -- Autobiographical notes -- Selections from Out of my later years
Control code
ocn212249360
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 468 p.
Isbn
9780762430031
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2007935658
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1076903
  • (OCoLC)212249360
Label
A stubbornly persistent illusion : the essential scientific writings of Albert Einstein, [edited, with commentary, by Stephen Hawking]
Link
Publication
Note
  • Statement of responsibility from book jacket
  • Subtitle on jacket: The essential scientific works of Albert Einstein
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The principle of relativity -- Relativity, the special and general theory -- Sidelights on relativity -- Selection from The meaning of relativity, "Space and time in pre-relativity physics" -- Selections from The evolution of physics, "Relativity, field" and "Quanta" -- Autobiographical notes -- Selections from Out of my later years
Control code
ocn212249360
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 468 p.
Isbn
9780762430031
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2007935658
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1076903
  • (OCoLC)212249360

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