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Seven brief lessons on physics / Carlo Rovelli ; translated by Simon Carnell and Erica Segre.

Rovelli, Carlo, 1956- (author.). Carnell, Simon, 1962- (translator.). Segre, Erica, (translator.).

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Mooresville PL - Mooresville 530 ROV (Text) 37323005264687 NONFIC Available -
Royal Center-Boone Twp PL - Royal Center 530 ROV (Text) 75091000027205 ANF - Adult Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0241235960
  • ISBN: 9780241235966
  • Physical Description: viii, 83 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
  • Publisher: UK : Allen Lane, an imprint of Penguin Books, 2015.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Translated from the Italian.
Includes index.
Summary, etc.:
In this short, playful, entertaining and mind-bending introduction to modern physics, Rovelli explains Einstein's theory of general relativity, quantum mechanics, black holes, the complex architecture of the universe, elementary particles, gravity, and the nature of the mind. In under one hundred pages, readers will understand the most transformative scientific discoveries of the twentieth century.
Subject: Physics > Popular works.
Physics > History > 20th century.

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