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The Resource The great physicists from Galileo to Einstein, George Gamow ; illustrations by the author

The great physicists from Galileo to Einstein, George Gamow ; illustrations by the author

Label
The great physicists from Galileo to Einstein
Title
The great physicists from Galileo to Einstein
Statement of responsibility
George Gamow ; illustrations by the author
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
History and explanation of how the central laws of physical science evolved from the Dark Ages to today's research on elementary particles
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1904-1968
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gamow, George
Dewey number
  • 530/.092/2
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Physics
  • Physicists
Label
The great physicists from Galileo to Einstein, George Gamow ; illustrations by the author
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: Biography of physics. 1st ed. New York : Harper & Brothers, ©1961. Originally published in series: Harper modern science series
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 330) 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 Dawn of physics -- The dark ages and the renaissance -- God said, let Newton be -- Heat as energy -- The age of electricity -- Relativistic revolution -- The law of quantum -- The atomic nucleus and elementary particles
Control code
ocm18050037
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
vi, 338 pages
Isbn
9780486257679
Lccn
88017677
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)18050037
Label
The great physicists from Galileo to Einstein, George Gamow ; illustrations by the author
Link
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: Biography of physics. 1st ed. New York : Harper & Brothers, ©1961. Originally published in series: Harper modern science series
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 330) 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 Dawn of physics -- The dark ages and the renaissance -- God said, let Newton be -- Heat as energy -- The age of electricity -- Relativistic revolution -- The law of quantum -- The atomic nucleus and elementary particles
Control code
ocm18050037
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
vi, 338 pages
Isbn
9780486257679
Lccn
88017677
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)18050037

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