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An amazing description of an more amazing time in the history of modern science. These men fought for the heart of Quantum Physics.Published 19 days ago by Juan Carlos Catala
Marvelous background relating the concepts of quantum mechanics, the uncertainty principle, the theory of relativity, and Newton's idea of absolute space and time.Published 1 month ago by John T. Jackson
Heisenberg's Uncertainty Principle has entered popular culture. References to it in the mass media nowadays may be even more frequent than references to Einstein's equation for... Read morePublished 4 months ago by R. M. Peterson
This is a brilliant book. Wonderfully written, the author is a master of both the history and substance of the great revolution in physics which lead to Quantum Mechanics. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Preston Picus
A page turner! Lindley's grasp of the lives of the quantum pioneers is riveting. A the same time his ability to describe the hard physics is masterful. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Brian Wachter
Dissappointing. It is quite well-written, and the descriptions of the main personas, and the social and cultural setting, is quite good. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Quotidian