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Ludwig Boltzmann: The Man Who Trusted Atoms

Ludwig Boltzmann: The Man Who Trusted Atoms

by Carlo Cercignani
     
 

ISBN-10: 0198570643

ISBN-13: 9780198570646

Pub. Date: 03/09/2006

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Ludwig Boltzmann arguably played the key role in establishing that submicroscopic structures underlie the ordinary world, and this is the first biography accessible to the general reader. It describes the details of his life and includes complete, non-technical discussions of his scientific and philosophical ideas, covering both their original context and their

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Ludwig Boltzmann arguably played the key role in establishing that submicroscopic structures underlie the ordinary world, and this is the first biography accessible to the general reader. It describes the details of his life and includes complete, non-technical discussions of his scientific and philosophical ideas, covering both their original context and their relevance today.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198570646
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
03/09/2006
Pages:
348
Product dimensions:
9.10(w) x 6.00(h) x 0.90(d)

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