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The Resource Albert Einstein : his work and its influence on our world, Leopold Infeld

Albert Einstein : his work and its influence on our world, Leopold Infeld

Label
Albert Einstein : his work and its influence on our world
Title
Albert Einstein
Title remainder
his work and its influence on our world
Statement of responsibility
Leopold Infeld
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1898-1968
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Infeld, Leopold
Dewey number
925.3
Index
index present
LC call number
QC16.E5
LC item number
I5 1950
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WZ 100 E35i 1950
Series statement
Twentieth Century Library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Einstein, Albert
  • Einstein, Albert
  • Einstein, Albert
  • Einstein, Albert
  • Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955
  • Science
Label
Albert Einstein : his work and its influence on our world, Leopold Infeld
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 127) 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
Overcoming prejudices -- Before the Einstein revolution. The origins of the ether concept -- The failure of the ether concept -- The first Einstein revolution. One and two but not three -- The moving clock -- Galileo and Lorentz -- One principle instead of two -- "A paradox? A paradox! A most ingenious paradox!" -- The second Einstein revolution. The falling elevator -- Three themes -- The universe -- Einstein's part in the great unfinished revolution. The birth of quantum theory -- Quanta -- Photons -- Beyond the revolutions. The search for unity -- The philosopher and the man -- Events in the life of Einstein
Control code
ocm00996961
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
vi, 132 pages
Lccn
50005314
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 6176
  • (OCoLC)00996961
Label
Albert Einstein : his work and its influence on our world, Leopold Infeld
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 127) 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
Overcoming prejudices -- Before the Einstein revolution. The origins of the ether concept -- The failure of the ether concept -- The first Einstein revolution. One and two but not three -- The moving clock -- Galileo and Lorentz -- One principle instead of two -- "A paradox? A paradox! A most ingenious paradox!" -- The second Einstein revolution. The falling elevator -- Three themes -- The universe -- Einstein's part in the great unfinished revolution. The birth of quantum theory -- Quanta -- Photons -- Beyond the revolutions. The search for unity -- The philosopher and the man -- Events in the life of Einstein
Control code
ocm00996961
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
vi, 132 pages
Lccn
50005314
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 6176
  • (OCoLC)00996961

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