_Longing for the Harmonies_ presents the highlights of physics in a way that is accessible to most readers.
In this case, save a lot of reading time and just get, Longing for the Harmonies and The Lightness of Being, and you will thank your lucky stars.
I'd highly recommend this for scientists and causual reader for a great perspective on the history and elegance behind science & physics.
Finding this book and it's " sequel ", The Lightness of Being, have proved , for me, the Rosetta stone of understanding how the interactions of the elemental forces of... Read morePublished 21 months ago by TB
What? You can't wrap your mind around the Higgs boson? This book will not just clarify the issue -- it will open your mind to dimensions of symmetry that authenticate the search... Read morePublished on July 3, 2012 by John Poet
This book is great for promoting interest in Physics. I still have not found a good book for children, but this is good for young people and adults. Read morePublished on April 15, 2009 by P. Marino