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The Resource Einstein's mistakes : the human failings of genius, Hans C. Ohanian

Einstein's mistakes : the human failings of genius, Hans C. Ohanian

Label
Einstein's mistakes : the human failings of genius
Title
Einstein's mistakes
Title remainder
the human failings of genius
Statement of responsibility
Hans C. Ohanian
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Ohanian offers insights into aspects of Albert Einstein that many don't usually consider: his mistakes and the role they played in the discovery of his theories
Cataloging source
DLC
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Ohanian, Hans C
Dewey number
530.09
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC7
LC item number
.O33 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Einstein, Albert
  • Physics
  • Physics
  • Science
Label
Einstein's mistakes : the human failings of genius, Hans C. Ohanian
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 339-373) and index
Contents
Chronology of Einstein's mistakes -- I will resign the game -- A lovely time in Berne -- And yet it moves -- If I have seen farther -- A storm broke loose in my mind -- Motions of inanimate, small, suspended bodies -- What is the light quantum? -- The argument is jolly and beguiling -- Suddenly I had an idea -- The theory is of incomparable beauty -- The world is a madhouse -- Does God play dice? -- The graveyard of disappointed hopes -- Postmortem
Control code
ocn214066446
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 394 p.
Isbn
9780393062939
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008013155
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)214066446
Label
Einstein's mistakes : the human failings of genius, Hans C. Ohanian
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 339-373) and index
Contents
Chronology of Einstein's mistakes -- I will resign the game -- A lovely time in Berne -- And yet it moves -- If I have seen farther -- A storm broke loose in my mind -- Motions of inanimate, small, suspended bodies -- What is the light quantum? -- The argument is jolly and beguiling -- Suddenly I had an idea -- The theory is of incomparable beauty -- The world is a madhouse -- Does God play dice? -- The graveyard of disappointed hopes -- Postmortem
Control code
ocn214066446
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 394 p.
Isbn
9780393062939
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008013155
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)214066446
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