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The Resource Einstein's war : how relativity triumphed amid the vicious nationalism of World War I, Matthew Stanley

Einstein's war : how relativity triumphed amid the vicious nationalism of World War I, Matthew Stanley

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Einstein's war : how relativity triumphed amid the vicious nationalism of World War I
Title
Einstein's war
Title remainder
how relativity triumphed amid the vicious nationalism of World War I
Statement of responsibility
Matthew Stanley
Title variation
Einsteins war
Title variation remainder
how relativity triumphed amid the vicious nationalism of World War I
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The birth of a world-changing idea, relativity, and how it was shaped by the social upheaval and bloody horror of the First World War"--
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10780310
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OU/DLC
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1975-
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Stanley, Matthew
Dewey number
530.1109/041
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC173.52
LC item number
.S73 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Einstein, Albert
  • Eddington, Arthur Stanley
  • Relativity (Physics)
  • Science
  • World War, 1914-1918
Target audience
adult
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how relativity triumphed amid the vicious nationalism of World War I
Label
Einstein's war : how relativity triumphed amid the vicious nationalism of World War I, Matthew Stanley
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [339]-379) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • The resistance to relativity
  • Angels of the revolution
  • The test
  • The relativity circus
  • Epilogue: The legacy of Einstein and Eddington
  • The world of science before the war
  • Science across nations
  • The wars begin
  • Increasing isolation
  • The collapse of international science
  • A vital victory
  • To cross the trenches
  • The borders of the universe
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
vi, 390 pages
Isbn
9781524745417
Lccn
2019001286
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • on1089256596
  • (OCoLC)1089256596
Label
Einstein's war : how relativity triumphed amid the vicious nationalism of World War I, Matthew Stanley
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [339]-379) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • The resistance to relativity
  • Angels of the revolution
  • The test
  • The relativity circus
  • Epilogue: The legacy of Einstein and Eddington
  • The world of science before the war
  • Science across nations
  • The wars begin
  • Increasing isolation
  • The collapse of international science
  • A vital victory
  • To cross the trenches
  • The borders of the universe
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
vi, 390 pages
Isbn
9781524745417
Lccn
2019001286
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • on1089256596
  • (OCoLC)1089256596

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