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The Resource Quantum man : Richard Feynman's life in science, Lawrence M. Krauss

Quantum man : Richard Feynman's life in science, Lawrence M. Krauss

Label
Quantum man : Richard Feynman's life in science
Title
Quantum man
Title remainder
Richard Feynman's life in science
Statement of responsibility
Lawrence M. Krauss
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the colorful, turbulent life of the Nobel Prize-winning physicist, from the death of his childhood sweetheart during the Manhattan Project to his rise as an icon in the scientific community
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Krauss, Lawrence M.
Dewey number
  • 530.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC16.F49
LC item number
K73 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Feynman, Richard P.
  • Physicists
Target audience
adult
Label
Quantum man : Richard Feynman's life in science, Lawrence M. Krauss
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Atlas Books"--Spine
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 322-324) 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
Contents
The paths to greatness. Lights, camera, action ; The quantum universe ; A new way of thinking ; Alice in Quantumland ; Endings and beginnings ; Loss of innocence ; Paths to greatness ; From here to infinity ; Splitting an atom ; Through a glass darkly -- The rest of the universe. Matter of the heart and the heart of matter ; Rearranging the universe ; Hiding in the mirror ; Distractions and delights ; Twisting the tail of the cosmos ; From top to bottom ; Truth, beauty, and freedom -- Character is destiny
Control code
ocn601108916
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 350 pages
Isbn
9780393064711
Lccn
2010045512
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
530.092 F438K ; XX-N ; SA ; LAP ; C1104B11.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 601108916
  • (OCoLC)601108916
Label
Quantum man : Richard Feynman's life in science, Lawrence M. Krauss
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Atlas Books"--Spine
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 322-324) 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
Contents
The paths to greatness. Lights, camera, action ; The quantum universe ; A new way of thinking ; Alice in Quantumland ; Endings and beginnings ; Loss of innocence ; Paths to greatness ; From here to infinity ; Splitting an atom ; Through a glass darkly -- The rest of the universe. Matter of the heart and the heart of matter ; Rearranging the universe ; Hiding in the mirror ; Distractions and delights ; Twisting the tail of the cosmos ; From top to bottom ; Truth, beauty, and freedom -- Character is destiny
Control code
ocn601108916
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 350 pages
Isbn
9780393064711
Lccn
2010045512
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
530.092 F438K ; XX-N ; SA ; LAP ; C1104B11.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 601108916
  • (OCoLC)601108916

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