Thirty Years that Shook Physics: The Story of Quantum Theory

Thirty Years that Shook Physics: The Story of Quantum Theory

by George Gamow
     
 

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Entertaining, rigorous introduction to the development of quantum theory traces the subject's history, from Max Planck's revolutionary discovery of quanta and Niels Bohr's model of the atom to anti-particles, mesons, and Enrico Fermi's nuclear research. Numerous line drawings. 1966 edition.See more details below

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Entertaining, rigorous introduction to the development of quantum theory traces the subject's history, from Max Planck's revolutionary discovery of quanta and Niels Bohr's model of the atom to anti-particles, mesons, and Enrico Fermi's nuclear research. Numerous line drawings. 1966 edition.

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ISBN-13:
9780486135168
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
04/13/2012
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Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
240
Sales rank:
680,786
File size:
13 MB
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