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Heisenberg probably slept here

Code: GES0972
Auteurs: Richard Brennan
ISBN: 9-780-4711-5709-0
Uitgever: Wiley
Uitgegeven: 1996
Taal: Engels
Korte beschrijving: A lively and extremely accessible introduction to seven strikingly original thinkers who provided the world with new views of reality. Presents the history of physics through abbreviated biographies which concentrate on the personalities of the physicists and their scientific accomplishments. Offers remarkably clear explanations of such topics as Heisenberg's Uncertainty Principle, curved space and the famous puzzle known as "Schrodinger's Cat." Includes a handy timeline of modern discoveries in physics, a glossary of important terms, illustrations and portraits of each of the physicists.