The Resource The illustrated on the shoulders of giants : the great works of physics and astronomy, [edited, with commentary, by] Stephen Hawking

The illustrated on the shoulders of giants : the great works of physics and astronomy, [edited, with commentary, by] Stephen Hawking

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The illustrated on the shoulders of giants : the great works of physics and astronomy
Title
The illustrated on the shoulders of giants
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the great works of physics and astronomy
Statement of responsibility
[edited, with commentary, by] Stephen Hawking
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  • eng
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  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Presents abridgements of Nicolaus Copernicus's "On the Revolution of Heavenly Spheres," Galileo Galilei's "Dialogues Concerning Two New Sciences," Johannes Kepler's "Harmonies of the World," and Sir Isaac Newton's "Principia" and selections from Albert Einstein's "The Principle of Relativity," with introductions and 125 color illustrations
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CPL
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  • 520
  • 530
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Latin and the German, with an introd. and commentary in English
LC call number
QC6.2
LC item number
.I 2004x
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
The illustrated on the shoulders of giants : the great works of physics and astronomy, [edited, with commentary, by] Stephen Hawking
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The illustrated on the shoulders of giants : the great works of physics and astronomy, [edited, with commentary, by] Stephen Hawking
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 252-253)
Contents
Partial contents: includes On the revolutions of heavenly spheres / Nicolaus Copernicus _ Dialogues concerning two sciences / Galileo Galilei _ Harmony of the world. Book five / Johannes Kepler _ Principia / Sir Isaac Newton _ Selections from The principle of relativity / Albert Einstein
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26 cm.
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Extent
256 p.
Isbn
9780762418985
Lccn
2004000745
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)56897750

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