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The Resource The discoveries : great breakthroughs in 20th century science, Alan Lightman

The discoveries : great breakthroughs in 20th century science, Alan Lightman

Label
The discoveries : great breakthroughs in 20th century science
Title
The discoveries
Title remainder
great breakthroughs in 20th century science
Statement of responsibility
Alan Lightman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the impact of some of the most noteworthy scientific advances of the twentieth century, including the personalities and human drama involved, and draws on the original papers of Einstein, Bohr, Hubble, and other scientists
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2005.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
156512
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lightman, Alan P.
Dewey number
509
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Discoveries in science
  • Discoveries in science
  • Science
  • Science
Target audience
adult
Label
The discoveries : great breakthroughs in 20th century science, Alan Lightman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [511]-526) and index
Control code
ocm58535935
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 553 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780375421686
Lccn
2005040854
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADS-9355
Label
The discoveries : great breakthroughs in 20th century science, Alan Lightman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [511]-526) and index
Control code
ocm58535935
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 553 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780375421686
Lccn
2005040854
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADS-9355

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