Men Who Made a New Physics : Physicists and the Quantum Theory
by Barbara Lovett Cline


Overview - In a lively style accessible to students and general readers, Cline traces the development of the quantum theory, capturing the atmosphere of argument and discovery among atomic physicists in the 1920s. She explores the backgrounds of the major figures-- Rutherford, Bohr, Planck, Einstein--separately, but draws them together as they began to consider each other's questions about he nature of matter.  Read more...

 
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Overview
In a lively style accessible to students and general readers, Cline traces the development of the quantum theory, capturing the atmosphere of argument and discovery among atomic physicists in the 1920s. She explores the backgrounds of the major figures-- Rutherford, Bohr, Planck, Einstein--separately, but draws them together as they began to consider each other's questions about he nature of matter.


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  • ISBN-13: 9780226110271
  • ISBN-10: 0226110273
  • Publisher: University of Chicago Press
  • Publish Date: August 1987
  • Page Count: 288
  • Dimensions: 9.02 x 6.11 x 0.55 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.91 pounds


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