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The Resource On the shoulders of giants : the great works of physics and astronomy, edited, with commentary, by Stephen Hawking. --

On the shoulders of giants : the great works of physics and astronomy, edited, with commentary, by Stephen Hawking. --

Label
On the shoulders of giants : the great works of physics and astronomy
Title
On the shoulders of giants
Title remainder
the great works of physics and astronomy
Statement of responsibility
edited, with commentary, by Stephen Hawking. --
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • mul
  • eng
Cataloging source
OSTC
Dewey number
520
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
QC6.2
LC item number
.O5 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1942-2018
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hawking, Stephen
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Physics
  • Astronomy
Label
On the shoulders of giants : the great works of physics and astronomy, edited, with commentary, by Stephen Hawking. --
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Nicolaus Copernicus (1473-1543): His life and work; On the revolution of heavenly spheres -- Galileo Galilei (1564-1642): His life and work; Dialogues concerning two sciences -- Johannes Kepler (1571-1630): His life and work; Harmony of the world, Book 5 -- Sir Isaac Newton (1643-1727): His life and work; Principia --- Albert Einstein (1879-1955): His life and work; Selections from The principle of relativity
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 1264 p.
Isbn
9780762413485
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2002100441
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 2002100441
  • 504617
Label
On the shoulders of giants : the great works of physics and astronomy, edited, with commentary, by Stephen Hawking. --
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Nicolaus Copernicus (1473-1543): His life and work; On the revolution of heavenly spheres -- Galileo Galilei (1564-1642): His life and work; Dialogues concerning two sciences -- Johannes Kepler (1571-1630): His life and work; Harmony of the world, Book 5 -- Sir Isaac Newton (1643-1727): His life and work; Principia --- Albert Einstein (1879-1955): His life and work; Selections from The principle of relativity
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 1264 p.
Isbn
9780762413485
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2002100441
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 2002100441
  • 504617

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