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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
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
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
OU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bodanis, David
Dewey number
  • 530.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
QC16.E5
LC item number
B66 2016
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Einstein, Albert
  • Physicists
Label
Einstein's greatest mistake : a biography, David Bodanis
Link
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
1679328
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
  • (Sirsi) 1679328
  • (Sirsi) 1679328
  • (OCoLC)932050740
Label
Einstein's greatest mistake : a biography, David Bodanis
Link
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
1679328
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
  • (Sirsi) 1679328
  • (Sirsi) 1679328
  • (OCoLC)932050740

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