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Einstein 1905

The Standard of Greatness

by John S. Rigden

Hardcover, 173 pages, Harvard Univ Pr, List Price: $21.95 |

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Einstein 1905
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The Standard of Greatness
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Analyzes several of Albert Einstein's theories, including his particle theory of light, theory of Brownian motion, and theory of special relativity, and explores the context of these ideas and their continued impact on society.

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