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Einstein lived here

essays for the layman

by Abraham Pais

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Clarendon Press, Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955,
  • Physics -- History,
  • Physicists -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAbraham Pais.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC16.E5 P25 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1421865M
    ISBN 100198539940
    LC Control Number93032095


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