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The Resource The upright thinkers : the human journey from living in trees to understanding the cosmos, Leonard Mlodinow

The upright thinkers : the human journey from living in trees to understanding the cosmos, Leonard Mlodinow

Label
The upright thinkers : the human journey from living in trees to understanding the cosmos
Title
The upright thinkers
Title remainder
the human journey from living in trees to understanding the cosmos
Statement of responsibility
Leonard Mlodinow
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this fascinating and illuminating work, Leonard Mlodinow guides us through the critical eras and events in the development of science, all of which, he demonstrates, were propelled forward by humankind's collective struggle to know. From the birth of reasoning and culture to the formation of the studies of physics, chemistry, biology, and modern-day quantum physics, we come to see that much of our progress can be attributed to simple questions--why? how?--bravely asked
Cataloging source
TOH
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1954-
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Mlodinow, Leonard
Dewey number
509
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
Q126
LC item number
.M56 2015
Literary text for sound recordings
other
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by the author
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Science
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The upright thinkers : the human journey from living in trees to understanding the cosmos, Leonard Mlodinow
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container insert
  • Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
10 audio discs (750 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780553551112
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Note
Set includes: 10 compact discs.
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
DD17202
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocn899153159
  • (OCoLC)899153159
System details
Compact discs
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The upright thinkers : the human journey from living in trees to understanding the cosmos, Leonard Mlodinow
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container insert
  • Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
10 audio discs (750 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780553551112
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Note
Set includes: 10 compact discs.
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
DD17202
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocn899153159
  • (OCoLC)899153159
System details
Compact discs
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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