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For the love of physics : from the end of the rainbow to the edge of time-- a journey through the wonders of physics, Walter Lewin with Warren Goldstein

Label
For the love of physics : from the end of the rainbow to the edge of time-- a journey through the wonders of physics
Title
For the love of physics
Title remainder
from the end of the rainbow to the edge of time-- a journey through the wonders of physics
Statement of responsibility
Walter Lewin with Warren Goldstein
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Largely autobiographical account of the author's life as one who fell in love first with physics and then with teaching physics to students
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lewin, Walter H. G
Dewey number
  • 530.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC16.L485
LC item number
A3 2011
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Goldstein, Warren
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lewin, Walter H. G
  • Physicists
  • College teachers
  • Physics
  • Physics
Label
For the love of physics : from the end of the rainbow to the edge of time-- a journey through the wonders of physics, Walter Lewin with Warren Goldstein
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes 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
From the nucleus to deep space -- Measurements, uncertainties, and the stars -- Bodies in motion -- The magic of drinking with a straw -- Over and under -- outside and inside -- the rainbow -- The harmonies of strings and winds -- The wonders of electricity -- The mysteries of magnetism -- Energy conservation -- plus ça change . . . -- X-rays from outer space! -- X-ray ballooning, the early days -- Cosmic catastrophes, neutron stars, and black holes -- Celestial ballet -- X-ray bursters! -- Ways of seeing
Control code
ocm555641746
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Free Press hardcover edition.
Extent
xvi, 302 pages
Isbn
9781451607130
Lccn
2010047737
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)555641746
  • (Sirsi) a1076006
Label
For the love of physics : from the end of the rainbow to the edge of time-- a journey through the wonders of physics, Walter Lewin with Warren Goldstein
Publication
Note
Includes 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
From the nucleus to deep space -- Measurements, uncertainties, and the stars -- Bodies in motion -- The magic of drinking with a straw -- Over and under -- outside and inside -- the rainbow -- The harmonies of strings and winds -- The wonders of electricity -- The mysteries of magnetism -- Energy conservation -- plus ça change . . . -- X-rays from outer space! -- X-ray ballooning, the early days -- Cosmic catastrophes, neutron stars, and black holes -- Celestial ballet -- X-ray bursters! -- Ways of seeing
Control code
ocm555641746
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Free Press hardcover edition.
Extent
xvi, 302 pages
Isbn
9781451607130
Lccn
2010047737
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)555641746
  • (Sirsi) a1076006

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