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The Resource 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

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
Covers such topics as why lightning strikes, how musical harmony happens, and the incredible strength of a flea
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lewin, Walter H. G
Dewey number
  • 530.092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no 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
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 Ưca 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
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
xvi, 302 p., [4] l. of plates
Isbn
9781439108277
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010047737
Other control number
9781439108277
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • sky234745035
  • (OCoLC)555641746
  • 796261
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
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 Ưca 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
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
xvi, 302 p., [4] l. of plates
Isbn
9781439108277
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010047737
Other control number
9781439108277
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • sky234745035
  • (OCoLC)555641746
  • 796261

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