The Harvest of a Century
Discoveries of Modern Physics in 100 Episodes
|Publication Date:||Jul 2013|
| Publisher:||Oxford University Press, Incorporated|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $53.00|
| Book Description: |
Physics was the leading science of the twentieth century and the book retraces important discoveries, made between 1895 and 2001, in 100 self-contained episodes. Each is a short story of the scientists involved, their time and their work. The book is richly illustrated byabout 600 portraits, photographs, and figures.