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The Resource "Subtle is the Lord-- " : the science and the life of Albert Einstein, Abraham Pais ; [with a new foreword by Sir Roger Penrose]

"Subtle is the Lord-- " : the science and the life of Albert Einstein, Abraham Pais ; [with a new foreword by Sir Roger Penrose]

Label
"Subtle is the Lord-- " : the science and the life of Albert Einstein
Title
"Subtle is the Lord-- "
Title remainder
the science and the life of Albert Einstein
Statement of responsibility
Abraham Pais ; [with a new foreword by Sir Roger Penrose]
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Subtle is the Lord is recognized as the definitive scientific biography of Albert Einstein, written by an award-winning physicist turned historian who knew Einstein personally in the last years of his life. Pais illuminates the man through his science, with authority, precision, and liveliness. - ;Subtle is the Lord is widely recognized as the definitive scientific biography of Albert Einstein. The late Abraham Pais was a distinguished physicist turned historian who knew Einstein both professionally and personally in the last years of his life. His biography combines a profound understanding o
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1918-2000
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pais, Abraham
Dewey number
  • 530.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
QC16.E5
LC item number
P26 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Einstein, Albert
  • Physicists
  • Physics
  • Einstein, Albert
  • Einstein, Albert
  • SCIENCE
  • SCIENCE
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • SCIENCE
  • Physicists
  • Physics
Label
"Subtle is the Lord-- " : the science and the life of Albert Einstein, Abraham Pais ; [with a new foreword by Sir Roger Penrose]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introductory -- Statistical physics -- Relativity, the special theory -- Relativity, the general theory -- The later journey -- The quantum theory -- Journey's end -- Appendices
Control code
646798828
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 552 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280753190
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
075319
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646798828
Label
"Subtle is the Lord-- " : the science and the life of Albert Einstein, Abraham Pais ; [with a new foreword by Sir Roger Penrose]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introductory -- Statistical physics -- Relativity, the special theory -- Relativity, the general theory -- The later journey -- The quantum theory -- Journey's end -- Appendices
Control code
646798828
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 552 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280753190
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
075319
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646798828

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