The Resource Biography of physics, by George Gamow

Biography of physics, by George Gamow

Label
Biography of physics
Title
Biography of physics
Statement of responsibility
by George Gamow
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Dr. Gamow has written a view of physics which does not teach basic facts exclusively or dwell completely on biographical data, but rather, Dr. Gamow does both, for each chapter presents one or two great physicts and then discusses the nature and content of their work
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1904-1968
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gamow, George
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC7
LC item number
.G26
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Physics
  • Physics
Label
Biography of physics, by George Gamow
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes sources (page 331) 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
Contents
The dawn of physics -- The Dark Ages and the Renaissance -- God said, "Let Newton be!" -- Heat as energy -- The age of electricity -- Relativistic revolution -- The law of quantum -- The atomic nucleus and elementary particles
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 338 pages
Lccn
61006433
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)530885
Label
Biography of physics, by George Gamow
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes sources (page 331) 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
Contents
The dawn of physics -- The Dark Ages and the Renaissance -- God said, "Let Newton be!" -- Heat as energy -- The age of electricity -- Relativistic revolution -- The law of quantum -- The atomic nucleus and elementary particles
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 338 pages
Lccn
61006433
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)530885

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