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The Resource E=mc2 : a biography of the world's most famous equation, David Bodanis

E=mc2 : a biography of the world's most famous equation, David Bodanis

Label
E=mc2 : a biography of the world's most famous equation
Title
E=mc2
Title remainder
a biography of the world's most famous equation
Statement of responsibility
David Bodanis
Title variation
Biography of the world's most famous equation
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the science and scientists who provided the backdrop to Einstein's seminal 1905 discovery and offers a definitive explanation of the equation from a mathematical, historical, and scientific perspective
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bodanis, David
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Einstein, Albert
  • Force and energy
  • Mass (Physics)
  • Mathematical physics
Label
E=mc2 : a biography of the world's most famous equation, David Bodanis
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliographical notes and references: pages 237-318
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Part 3 -- The early years
  • Einstein and the equation
  • Into the atom
  • Quiet in the midday snow
  • Part 4 -- Adulthood
  • Germany's turn
  • Norway
  • America's turn
  • 8:16 a.m. -- over Japan
  • Part 5 -- Till the end of time
  • Part 1 -- Birth
  • The fires of the sun
  • Creating the earth
  • A Brahmin lifts his eyes unto the sky
  • Epilogue : What else Einstein did
  • Appendix : Follow-up of other key participants
  • Bern patent office, 1905
  • Part 2 -- Ancestors of E=mc[squared]
  • E is for energy
  • =
  • m is for mass
  • c is for celeritas
  • 2[hacek(caron)]
Control code
ocm44162518
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 337 pages
Isbn
9780965006934
Lccn
00040857
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)44162518
Label
E=mc2 : a biography of the world's most famous equation, David Bodanis
Link
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliographical notes and references: pages 237-318
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Part 3 -- The early years
  • Einstein and the equation
  • Into the atom
  • Quiet in the midday snow
  • Part 4 -- Adulthood
  • Germany's turn
  • Norway
  • America's turn
  • 8:16 a.m. -- over Japan
  • Part 5 -- Till the end of time
  • Part 1 -- Birth
  • The fires of the sun
  • Creating the earth
  • A Brahmin lifts his eyes unto the sky
  • Epilogue : What else Einstein did
  • Appendix : Follow-up of other key participants
  • Bern patent office, 1905
  • Part 2 -- Ancestors of E=mc[squared]
  • E is for energy
  • =
  • m is for mass
  • c is for celeritas
  • 2[hacek(caron)]
Control code
ocm44162518
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 337 pages
Isbn
9780965006934
Lccn
00040857
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)44162518

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