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The Resource Einstein's generation : the origins of the relativity revolution, Richard Staley

Einstein's generation : the origins of the relativity revolution, Richard Staley

Label
Einstein's generation : the origins of the relativity revolution
Title
Einstein's generation
Title remainder
the origins of the relativity revolution
Statement of responsibility
Richard Staley
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Staley, Richard
Dewey number
530.09/04
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC7
LC item number
.S777 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Physics
  • Physics
  • Materials science
  • Relativity (Physics)
Label
Einstein's generation : the origins of the relativity revolution, Richard Staley
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
31223091418187
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [423]-465) and 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
Introduction : Einstein's generation -- Albert Michelson, the velocity of light, and ether drift -- Interferometers and their uses -- Science on display : the World's Fair -- A discipline at work : the international congress of physics -- The empirical electron : space and time on a photographic plate -- Relativity and electron theory, 1905-1911 -- On the histories of relativity -- On the co-creation of classical and modern physics -- The Solvay Council, 1911
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 494 p.
Isbn
9780226770574
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008014155
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 220098973
  • (OCoLC)220098973
Label
Einstein's generation : the origins of the relativity revolution, Richard Staley
Link
Publication
Bar code
31223091418187
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [423]-465) and 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
Introduction : Einstein's generation -- Albert Michelson, the velocity of light, and ether drift -- Interferometers and their uses -- Science on display : the World's Fair -- A discipline at work : the international congress of physics -- The empirical electron : space and time on a photographic plate -- Relativity and electron theory, 1905-1911 -- On the histories of relativity -- On the co-creation of classical and modern physics -- The Solvay Council, 1911
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 494 p.
Isbn
9780226770574
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008014155
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 220098973
  • (OCoLC)220098973

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