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Einstein

The Man, the Genius, and the Theory of Relativity

Einstein( )
Author: Isaacson, Walter
ISBN:978-0-233-00547-8
Publication Date:Aug 2018
Publisher:Andre Deutsch
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $29.95
Book Description:

No one has contributed as much to science in the last century as Albert Einstein. Drawing on new research and reproducing documents only recently made available, Einstein reveals the process behind the work and the man behind the science: his experiments in Germany, his marriages and children, his role in the development of the atomic bomb, and his involvement with civil rights groups.

Book Details
Pages:160
Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / Science & Technology
Biography & Autobiography / General
Science / Physics / Relativity
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):7.25 x 9.13 x 0.8 Inches
Book Weight:1.2 Pounds
Author Biography
Isaacson, Walter (Author)
Walter Isaacson was born on May 20, 1952 in New Orleans, Louisiana. He received a B. A. in history and literature from Harvard College. He then attended the University of Oxford, where he was a Rhodes Scholar at Pembroke College and read philosophy, politics, and economics.

He began his career in journalism at The Sunday Times of London and then the New Orleans Times-Picayune/States-Item. He joined TIME in 1978 and served as a political correspondent, national editor and editor of new media before becoming the magazine's editor in 1996. He became Chairman and CEO of CNN in 2001, and then president and CEO of the Aspen Institute in 2003.

He has written numerous books including American Sketches, Einstein: His Life and Universe, Benjamin Franklin: An American Life, Kissinger: A Biography, Steve Jobs, and The Innovators: How a Group of Hackers, Geniuses, and Geeks Created the Digital Revolution. He is the co-author, with Evan Thomas, of The Wise Men: Six Friends and the World They Made.

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