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

Publication Info. Philadelphia, Pa. : Running Press, [2002]
2002

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 DeKalb PL Adult Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  520 ON    AVAILABLE
 Geneseo PL Stacks - GPLG-7  509.2 HA    AVAILABLE
 Joliet Twp High SD 204 - Central Campus Adult Non-Fiction - JCHB-1  520 ONT    AVAILABLE
 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult Non-Fiction - NSLY-11  520 ON    AVAILABLE
 Woodstock PL Adult Non-Fiction - WOLY-11  520 ON    AVAILABLE
Description xiii, 1264 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Contents Nicolaus Copernicus (1473-1543) -- Galileo Galilei (1564-1642) -- Johannes Kepler (1571-1630) -- Sir Isaac Newton (1643-1727) -- Albert Einstein (1879-1955).
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.
Subject Copernicus, Nicolaus, 1473-1543 -- Infleunce -- Astronomy.
Galileo, 1564-1642 -- Infleunce -- Astronomy.
Kepler, Johannes, 1571-1630 -- Infleunce -- Astronomy.
Newton, Isaac, 1642-1727 -- Infleunce -- Physics.
Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955 -- Infleunce -- Physics.
Astronomy -- History.
Physics -- History.
Physics.
Astronomy.
Added Author Hawking, Stephen, 1942- (Stephen William)
Hawking, Stephen, 1942-
ISBN 0762413484 : $29.95

 
    
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