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The Resource Seven brief lessons on physics, Carlo Rovelli ; translated by Simon Carnell and Erica Segre

Seven brief lessons on physics, Carlo Rovelli ; translated by Simon Carnell and Erica Segre

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Seven brief lessons on physics
Title
Seven brief lessons on physics
Statement of responsibility
Carlo Rovelli ; translated by Simon Carnell and Erica Segre
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Summary
These seven 'short lessons' guide us through the scientific revolution that shook physics in the 20th century and still continues to shake us today. Rovelli explains Einstein's theory of general relativity, quantum mechanics, black holes, the complex architecture of the universe, elementary particles, gravity, and the nature of the mind
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Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1956-
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Rovelli, Carlo
Dewey number
  • 530
  • 530
  • 530
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1962-
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  • Carnell, Simon
  • Segre, Erica
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  • Physics
  • Popular Science and Mathematics
Label
Seven brief lessons on physics, Carlo Rovelli ; translated by Simon Carnell and Erica Segre
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Translated from the Italian
  • This translation originally published: UK: Allen Lane, 2015
  • "An Allen Lane book"--Back cover
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9780141981727
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
viii, 83 pages
Isbn
9780141981727
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)
Label
Seven brief lessons on physics, Carlo Rovelli ; translated by Simon Carnell and Erica Segre
Publication
Note
  • Translated from the Italian
  • This translation originally published: UK: Allen Lane, 2015
  • "An Allen Lane book"--Back cover
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9780141981727
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
viii, 83 pages
Isbn
9780141981727
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)

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