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The Resource Einstein's cosmos : how Albert Einstein's vision transformed our understanding of space and time, Michio Kaku

Einstein's cosmos : how Albert Einstein's vision transformed our understanding of space and time, Michio Kaku

Label
Einstein's cosmos : how Albert Einstein's vision transformed our understanding of space and time
Title
Einstein's cosmos
Title remainder
how Albert Einstein's vision transformed our understanding of space and time
Statement of responsibility
Michio Kaku
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Kaku, Michio
Dewey number
530.11
Index
index present
LC call number
QC173.59.S65
LC item number
K356 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Great discoveries
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  • Space and time
  • Relativity (Physics)
  • Einstein, Albert
Label
Einstein's cosmos : how Albert Einstein's vision transformed our understanding of space and time, Michio Kaku
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-251) and index
Contents
Table of contents -- Preface: New look at the legacy of Albert Einstein -- Part I: First picture: Racing a light beam -- Physics before Einstein -- Early years -- Special relativity and "The Miracle Year" -- Part II: Second picture: Warped space-time -- General relativity and "The Happiest Thought in My Life" -- New copernicus -- Big bang and black holes -- Part III: Unfinished picture: Unified field theory -- Unification and the quantum challenge -- War, peace, and -- Einstein's prophetic legacy
Control code
ocm53796881
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
251 p.
Isbn
9780393051650
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2003025580
Other control number
9780393051650
System control number
(Sirsi) i039305165X
Label
Einstein's cosmos : how Albert Einstein's vision transformed our understanding of space and time, Michio Kaku
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-251) and index
Contents
Table of contents -- Preface: New look at the legacy of Albert Einstein -- Part I: First picture: Racing a light beam -- Physics before Einstein -- Early years -- Special relativity and "The Miracle Year" -- Part II: Second picture: Warped space-time -- General relativity and "The Happiest Thought in My Life" -- New copernicus -- Big bang and black holes -- Part III: Unfinished picture: Unified field theory -- Unification and the quantum challenge -- War, peace, and -- Einstein's prophetic legacy
Control code
ocm53796881
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
251 p.
Isbn
9780393051650
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2003025580
Other control number
9780393051650
System control number
(Sirsi) i039305165X

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