The Resource E=mc2 : a biography of the world's most famous equation, David Bodanis ; [foreword, Simon Singh], (electronic resource)

E=mc2 : a biography of the world's most famous equation, David Bodanis ; [foreword, Simon Singh], (electronic resource)

Label
E=mc2 : a biography of the world's most famous equation
Title
E=mc2
Title remainder
a biography of the world's most famous equation
Statement of responsibility
David Bodanis ; [foreword, Simon Singh]
Title variation
Biography of the world's most famous equation
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the "life" of Einstein's theory of relativity, discussing the scientific knowledge that led to it and describing its influence on the world, including the scientific discoveries it made possible
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bodanis, David
Dewey number
530.11
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC73.8.C6
LC item number
B63 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Singh, Simon
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Einstein, Albert
  • Force and energy
  • Mass (Physics)
  • Mathematical physics
Label
E=mc2 : a biography of the world's most famous equation, David Bodanis ; [foreword, Simon Singh], (electronic resource)
Link
http://sfpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=5B024794-E960-4EAF-AF57-49D8E5FB8922
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • c is for celeritas
  • 2[hacek(caron)]
  • Part 3 - The early years
  • Einstein and the equation
  • Into the atom
  • Quiet in the midday snow
  • Part 4 - Adulthood
  • Germany's turn
  • Norway
  • America's turn
  • Foreword
  • 8:16 a.m. - over Japan
  • Part 5 - Till the end of time
  • The fires of the sun
  • Creating the earth
  • A Brahmin lifts his eyes unto the sky
  • Epilogue : What else Einstein did
  • Appendix : Follow-up of other key participants
  • Simon Singh
  • Part 1 - Birth
  • Bern patent office, 1905
  • Part 2 - Ancestors of E=mc[squared]
  • E is for energy
  • =
  • m is for mass
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 337 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780802718211
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)729384739
Label
E=mc2 : a biography of the world's most famous equation, David Bodanis ; [foreword, Simon Singh], (electronic resource)
Link
http://sfpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=5B024794-E960-4EAF-AF57-49D8E5FB8922
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • c is for celeritas
  • 2[hacek(caron)]
  • Part 3 - The early years
  • Einstein and the equation
  • Into the atom
  • Quiet in the midday snow
  • Part 4 - Adulthood
  • Germany's turn
  • Norway
  • America's turn
  • Foreword
  • 8:16 a.m. - over Japan
  • Part 5 - Till the end of time
  • The fires of the sun
  • Creating the earth
  • A Brahmin lifts his eyes unto the sky
  • Epilogue : What else Einstein did
  • Appendix : Follow-up of other key participants
  • Simon Singh
  • Part 1 - Birth
  • Bern patent office, 1905
  • Part 2 - Ancestors of E=mc[squared]
  • E is for energy
  • =
  • m is for mass
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 337 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780802718211
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)729384739

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