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Seven Ideas That Shook the Universe

Seven Ideas That Shook the Universe - 3rd edition

Seven Ideas That Shook the Universe - 3rd edition

ISBN13: 9780470096604

ISBN10: 0470096608

Seven Ideas That Shook the Universe by Nathan Spielberg and Bryon D. Anderson - ISBN 9780470096604
Edition: 3RD 07
Copyright: 2007
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Published: 2007
International: No
Seven Ideas That Shook the Universe by Nathan Spielberg and Bryon D. Anderson - ISBN 9780470096604

ISBN13: 9780470096604

ISBN10: 0470096608

Edition: 3RD 07

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Summary

A layman's history of the seven most important themes in physics: Copernican astronomy; Newtonian mechanics; the concepts of energy and entropy; relativity; quantum theory; conservation principles; and symmetries. The authors explain each concept in a simple, straightforward style, considering each in the context of its time and as it developed over time, and assessing its impact on the way we think about time, space, matter, even existence itself. Vividly brings to life the drama of scientific discovery.

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Seven Ideas that Shook the Universe by Nathan Spielberg - ISBN 9780471306061
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