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In the Wings of Physics
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Publisher World Scientific Pub Co Inc
Publication date November 1, 1995
Pages 141
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9789810221782
ISBN-10 9810221789
Dimensions 0.50 by 6.50 by 9 in.
Weight 0.80 lbs.
Published in Other
Original list price $45.00
Other format details sci/tech
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Amazon.com description: Product Description: In physics research, many activities occur backstage or to continue the theatrical metaphor, in the wings of physics. This book focuses on two such activities: the editing of physics journals and the operation of physical societies.The author was editor of Physics Letters B for particle physics and then of Physics Reports for a total of 18 years, as well as being president of the French Physical Society and later of the European Physical Society.This book puts together papers dealing with such activities which he has written at various times in his career. It takes the reader into the inner circles of scientific editing and of physical societies. Each introduced by a foreword, these papers can be read separately.

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9789810221782 | details & prices | 141 pages | 6.50 × 9.00 × 0.50 in. | 0.80 lbs | List price $45.00
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