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The Resource Einstein : his life and universe, Walter Isaacson

Einstein : his life and universe, Walter Isaacson

Label
Einstein : his life and universe
Title
Einstein
Title remainder
his life and universe
Statement of responsibility
Walter Isaacson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 530.092
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
QC16.E5
LC item number
I76 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Einstein : his life and universe, Walter Isaacson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Main characters -- The light-beam rider -- Childhood, 1879-1896 -- The Zurich Polytechnic, 1986-1900 -- The lovers, 1900-1904 -- The miracle year: quanta and molecules, 1905 -- Special relativity, 1905 -- The happiest thought, 1906-1909 -- The wandering professor, 1909-1914 -- General relativity, 1911-1915 -- Divorce, 1916-1919 -- Einstein's universe, 1916-1919 -- Fame, 1919 -- The wandering zionist, 1920-1921 -- Nobel laureate, 1921-1927 -- Unified field theories, 1923-1931 -- Turning fifty, 1929-1931 -- Einstein's god -- The refugee, 1932-1933 -- America, 1933-1939 -- Quantum entanglement, 1935 -- The bomb, 1939-1945 -- One-worlder, 1945-1948 -- Landmark, 1948-1953 -- Red scare, 1951-1954 -- The end, 1955 -- Einstein's brain and Einstein's mind
Control code
ocm76961150
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxii, 675, [5] p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780743264730
Lccn
2006051264
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Label
Einstein : his life and universe, Walter Isaacson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Main characters -- The light-beam rider -- Childhood, 1879-1896 -- The Zurich Polytechnic, 1986-1900 -- The lovers, 1900-1904 -- The miracle year: quanta and molecules, 1905 -- Special relativity, 1905 -- The happiest thought, 1906-1909 -- The wandering professor, 1909-1914 -- General relativity, 1911-1915 -- Divorce, 1916-1919 -- Einstein's universe, 1916-1919 -- Fame, 1919 -- The wandering zionist, 1920-1921 -- Nobel laureate, 1921-1927 -- Unified field theories, 1923-1931 -- Turning fifty, 1929-1931 -- Einstein's god -- The refugee, 1932-1933 -- America, 1933-1939 -- Quantum entanglement, 1935 -- The bomb, 1939-1945 -- One-worlder, 1945-1948 -- Landmark, 1948-1953 -- Red scare, 1951-1954 -- The end, 1955 -- Einstein's brain and Einstein's mind
Control code
ocm76961150
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxii, 675, [5] p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780743264730
Lccn
2006051264
Other physical details
ill., ports.

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