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The Resource Einstein's war : the birth of relativity amid the vicious nationalism of World War I, Matthew Stanley

Einstein's war : the birth of relativity amid the vicious nationalism of World War I, Matthew Stanley

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Einstein's war : the birth of relativity amid the vicious nationalism of World War I
Title
Einstein's war
Title remainder
the birth of relativity amid the vicious nationalism of World War I
Statement of responsibility
Matthew Stanley
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The birth of a world-changing idea, relativity, and how it was shaped by the social upheaval and bloody horror of the First World War"--
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Provided by publisher
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OU/DLC
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1975-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stanley, Matthew
Dewey number
530.1109/041
Index
index present
LC call number
QC173.52
LC item number
.S73 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Einstein, Albert
  • Eddington, Arthur Stanley
  • Relativity (Physics)
  • Science
  • World War, 1914-1918
Label
Einstein's war : the birth of relativity amid the vicious nationalism of World War I, Matthew Stanley
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
The world of science before the war -- Science across nations -- The wars begin -- Increasing isolation -- The collapse of international science -- A vital victory -- To cross the trenches -- The borders of the universe -- The resistance to relativity -- Angels of the revolution -- The test -- The relativity circus -- Epilogue: The legacy of Einstein and Eddington
Control code
on1089256596
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
400 pages
Isbn
9781524745417
Lccn
2019001286
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1089256596
Label
Einstein's war : the birth of relativity amid the vicious nationalism of World War I, Matthew Stanley
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
The world of science before the war -- Science across nations -- The wars begin -- Increasing isolation -- The collapse of international science -- A vital victory -- To cross the trenches -- The borders of the universe -- The resistance to relativity -- Angels of the revolution -- The test -- The relativity circus -- Epilogue: The legacy of Einstein and Eddington
Control code
on1089256596
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
400 pages
Isbn
9781524745417
Lccn
2019001286
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1089256596

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