Albert Einstein, the Human Side
Glimpses from His Archives
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Publisher:||Princeton University Press|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $17.95|
| Book Description: |
Modesty, humor, compassion, and wisdom are the traits most evident in this illuminating selection of personal papers from the Albert Einstein Archives. The illustrious physicist wrote as thoughtfully to an Ohio fifth-grader, distressed by her discovery that scientists classify humans as animals, as to a Colorado banker who asked whether Einstein believed in a personal God. Witty rhymes, an exchange with Queen Elizabeth of Belgium about fine music, and expressions of his devotion to...