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The Resource 30-second Einstein : the 50 fundamentals of his work, life and legacy, each explained in half a minute, editor Brian Clegg ; contributors Philip Ball, Brian Clegg, Leon Clifford, Rhodri Evans, Andrew May ; illustrations Steve Rawlings

30-second Einstein : the 50 fundamentals of his work, life and legacy, each explained in half a minute, editor Brian Clegg ; contributors Philip Ball, Brian Clegg, Leon Clifford, Rhodri Evans, Andrew May ; illustrations Steve Rawlings

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30-second Einstein : the 50 fundamentals of his work, life and legacy, each explained in half a minute
Title
30-second Einstein
Title remainder
the 50 fundamentals of his work, life and legacy, each explained in half a minute
Statement of responsibility
editor Brian Clegg ; contributors Philip Ball, Brian Clegg, Leon Clifford, Rhodri Evans, Andrew May ; illustrations Steve Rawlings
Title variation
  • Thirty-second Einstein
  • Einstein
Contributor
Contributor
Editor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Einstein was not only an unparalleled scientific genius, but also a human rights campaigner, a political activist, and the iconic archetype of the mad professor. Is it any wonder that he continues to fascinate scientists and non-scientists alike? 30-Second Einstein will show you why at approximately the speed of light. Einstein's complex life and theories, explained concisely and without jargon. The quickest way to understand Einstein's starring role in the history of science
Cataloging source
CaBVa
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1962-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Clegg, Brian
  • Ball, Philip
  • Clifford, Leon
  • Evans, Rhodri
  • May, Andrew
  • Rawlings, Steve
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  • Einstein, Albert
  • Physicists
  • Physics
Label
30-second Einstein : the 50 fundamentals of his work, life and legacy, each explained in half a minute, editor Brian Clegg ; contributors Philip Ball, Brian Clegg, Leon Clifford, Rhodri Evans, Andrew May ; illustrations Steve Rawlings
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Matter -- Quantum adventures -- Special theory of relativity -- Eintein & the world -- Fighting the quantum -- General theory of relativity -- Einstein's Universe
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
2015 edition.
Extent
159 pages
Isbn
9781552677070
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
Label
30-second Einstein : the 50 fundamentals of his work, life and legacy, each explained in half a minute, editor Brian Clegg ; contributors Philip Ball, Brian Clegg, Leon Clifford, Rhodri Evans, Andrew May ; illustrations Steve Rawlings
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Matter -- Quantum adventures -- Special theory of relativity -- Eintein & the world -- Fighting the quantum -- General theory of relativity -- Einstein's Universe
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
2015 edition.
Extent
159 pages
Isbn
9781552677070
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations

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