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The Resource Einstein : his life and universe, Walter Isaacson

Einstein : his life and universe, Walter Isaacson

Label
Einstein : his life and universe
Title
Einstein
Title remainder
his life and universe
Statement of responsibility
Walter Isaacson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A narrative portrait based on the complete body of Einstein's papers offers insight into how the iconic thinker's mind worked as well as his contributions to science, in an account that describes his two marriages, his receipt of the Nobel Prize, and the influence of his discoveries on his personal views about morality, politics, and tolerance
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2008.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2007.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2007.
  • National Academies Communication Award, 2008.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
189930
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Isaacson, Walter
Dewey number
  • 530.092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QC16.E5
LC item number
I76 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Einstein, Albert
  • Einstein, Albert
  • Physicists
  • Relativity (Physics)
  • Unified field theories
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
his life and universe
Label
Einstein : his life and universe, Walter Isaacson
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0708/2006051264-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
623501
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9780743264730
Lccn
2006051264
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780743264730
  • (OCoLC)76961150
Label
Einstein : his life and universe, Walter Isaacson
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0708/2006051264-d.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
623501
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9780743264730
Lccn
2006051264
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780743264730
  • (OCoLC)76961150

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