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The Resource Einstein : his life and universe, Walter Isaacson

Einstein : his life and universe, Walter Isaacson

Label
Einstein : his life and universe
Title
Einstein
Title remainder
his life and universe
Statement of responsibility
Walter Isaacson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A narrative portrait based on the complete body of Einstein's papers offers insight into how the iconic thinker's mind worked as well as his contributions to science, in an account that describes his two marriages, his receipt of the Nobel Prize, and the influence of his discoveries on his personal views about morality, politics, and tolerance
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2008.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2007.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2007.
  • National Academies Communication Award, 2008.
  • Quill Book Award for Biography/Memoir, 2007.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
189930
Cataloging source
BIBLIOS
Dewey number
920
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
CT
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
his life and universe
Label
Einstein : his life and universe, Walter Isaacson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 553-564) 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
Control code
19303346
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxii, 675 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780743264747
Lccn
2006051264
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (BIBLIOS)30007008
  • 2942771
  • BK0007374899
Label
Einstein : his life and universe, Walter Isaacson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 553-564) 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
Control code
19303346
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxii, 675 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780743264747
Lccn
2006051264
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (BIBLIOS)30007008
  • 2942771
  • BK0007374899

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