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The Resource Einstein : his life and his universe, by Walter Isaacson

Einstein : his life and his universe, by Walter Isaacson

Label
Einstein : his life and his universe
Title
Einstein
Title remainder
his life and his universe
Statement of responsibility
by Walter Isaacson
Title variation
  • Einstein
  • Einstein
Title variation remainder
his life and universe
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A narrative portrait based on the complete body of Einstein's papers offers insight into how the iconic thinker's mind worked as well as his contributions to science, in an account that describes his two marriages, his receipt of the Nobel Prize, and the influence of his discoveries on his personal views about morality, politics, and tolerance
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2008.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2007.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2007.
  • National Academies Communication Award, 2008.
  • Quill Book Award for Biography/Memoir, 2007.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
189930
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
  • 530.092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
QC16.E5
LC item number
I76 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
his life and universe
Label
Einstein : his life and his universe, by Walter Isaacson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • "Published in 2008 by arrangement with Simon & Schuster." -- T.p. verso. Originally published in 2007 by Simon & Schuster under the title: Einstein, his life and universe
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
4992663
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
946 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781594132599
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other control number
748338013957
Other physical details
ill., port.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn166873507
  • (OCoLC)166873507
Label
Einstein : his life and his universe, by Walter Isaacson
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • "Published in 2008 by arrangement with Simon & Schuster." -- T.p. verso. Originally published in 2007 by Simon & Schuster under the title: Einstein, his life and universe
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
4992663
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
946 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781594132599
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other control number
748338013957
Other physical details
ill., port.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn166873507
  • (OCoLC)166873507

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