A Stubbornly Persistent Illusion: The Essential Scientific Works of Albert Einstein

A Stubbornly Persistent Illusion: The Essential Scientific Works of Albert Einstein

by Albert Einstein, Stephen Hawking

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Overview

With commentary by the greatest physicist of our time, Stephen Hawking, this anthology has garnered impressive reviews. PW has called it "a gem of a collection" while New Scientist magazine notes the "thrill of reading Einstein's own words." From the writings that revealed the famous Theory of Relativity, to other papers that shook the scientific world of the 20th century, A Stubbornly Persistent Illusion belongs in every science fan's library.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780762439225
Publisher: Running Press Book Publishers
Publication date: 07/17/2009
Sold by: Hachette Digital, Inc.
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 480
Sales rank: 393,647
File size: 6 MB

About the Author

Stephen Hawking has become a "scientific celebrity" of sorts, ever since his A Brief History of Time was published. He has been described as the "most intelligent man in the world today," according to the Chicago Sun-Times and as "the scientific heir to Einstein, Newton, and Galileo" by People magazine. He lives in Cambridge, England.

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