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Product Description: The forty-nine papers collected here illuminate the meaning of quantum theory as it is disclosed in the measurement process. Together with an introduction and a supplemental annotated bibliography, they discuss issues that make quantum theory, overarching principle of twentieth-century physics, appear to many to prefigure a new revolution in science...read more

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9780691641027 | Princeton Univ Pr, April 19, 2016, cover price $375.00 | About this edition: The forty-nine papers collected here illuminate the meaning of quantum theory as it is disclosed in the measurement process.
9780691083155 | Princeton Univ Pr, January 1, 1984, cover price $99.50 | About this edition: The forty-nine papers collected here illuminate the meaning of quantum theory as it is disclosed in the measurement process.

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9780691613161 | Princeton Univ Pr, July 14, 2014, cover price $150.00
9780691083162 | Princeton Univ Pr, January 1, 1984, cover price $49.50 | About this edition: The forty-nine papers collected here illuminate the meaning of quantum theory as it is disclosed in the measurement process.

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9788420696911, titled "Un viaje por la gravedad y el espacio-tiempo / A Journey into Gravity and Space-Time" | Italian edition edition (Alianza Editorial Sa, June 30, 2007), cover price $80.95

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Product Description: Key Benefit: This unique book offers a concise, introductory overview of general relativity and black holes, motivating readers to become active participants in carrying out their own investigations. To this end, the book uses calculus and algebra, rather than tensors, to make general relativity accessible...read more

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9780321512864 | 2 edition (Addison-Wesley, November 9, 2016), cover price $96.13 | About this edition: Key Benefit: This unique book offers a concise, introductory overview of general relativity and black holes, motivating readers to become active participants in carrying out their own investigations.
9780201384239 | Addison-Wesley, June 1, 2000, cover price $93.20

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The autobiography of one of the twentiethcentury's foremost physicists describes his career in science, chronicles the great scientific discoveries of the twentieth century, and profiles some of the brilliant scientists with whom he has workedincluding Fermi, Oppenheimer, Bohr, Feynman, and others. Reprint.

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9780393046427 | W W Norton & Co Inc, August 1, 1998, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: The autobiography of one of the foremost physicists decribes his career in science, and chronicles the great scienctific discoveries of the twentieth century

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9780393319910 | W W Norton & Co Inc, February 1, 2000, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: The autobiography of one of the foremost physicists decribes his career in science, and chronicles the great scientific discoveries of the twentieth century.

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Looks at the history of gravitational theories, discusses tides, planetary orbits, space-time, gravity waves, and black holes, and summarizes our current understanding of gravity (view table of contents)

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9780716750161 | W H Freeman & Co, March 1, 1990, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: Looks at the history of gravitational theories, discusses tides, planetary orbits, space-time, gravity waves, and black holes, and summarizes our current understanding of gravity

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9780716760344 | W H Freeman & Co, May 1, 1999, cover price $19.95

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Product Description: Colleague and confidant of Einstein and Bohr, and pioneer of nuclear fission, John A. Wheeler is one of our most original and profound thinkers. In 1939 he published, with Niels Bohr, the first paper to successfully describe nuclear fission in terms of quantum physics - research that led to his involvement in the Los Alamos project...read more

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9780883188620 | Amer Inst of Physics, March 1, 1994, cover price $32.95

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9781563965005 | Amer Inst of Physics, December 1, 1995, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: Colleague and confidant of Einstein and Bohr, and pioneer of nuclear fission, John A.

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Product Description: Einstein's standard and battle-tested geometric theory of gravity--spacetime tells mass how to move and mass tells spacetime how to curve--is expounded in this book by Ignazio Ciufolini and John Wheeler. They give special attention to the theory's observational checks and to two of its consequences: the predicted existence of gravitomagnetism and the origin of inertia (local inertial frames) in Einstein's general relativity: inertia here arises from mass there...read more

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9780691033235 | Princeton Univ Pr, July 24, 1995, cover price $137.50 | About this edition: Einstein's standard and battle-tested geometric theory of gravity--spacetime tells mass how to move and mass tells spacetime how to curve--is expounded in this book by Ignazio Ciufolini and John Wheeler.

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Product Description: Book by Greenberger, Daniel M., Zeilinger, Anton, Wheeler, John Archibald

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9780897669221 | New York Academy of Sciences, April 1, 1995, cover price $190.00 | About this edition: Book by Greenberger, Daniel M.

Examines the philosophical, scientific, and theological aspects of the character of the human mind

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9780062502858 | Harpercollins, November 1, 1982, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Examines the philosophical, scientific, and theological aspects of the character of the human mind

Product Description: WHAT LIFE SCIENCE IS....THE BASIC OF LIFE SCIENCE..PROBLEM SOLVING IN LIFE SCIENCE...MORE...ALMOST 600 PAGES MORE,,

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9780022781101, titled "Life Science" | Student edition (Macmillan Pub Co, June 1, 1989), cover price $31.64 | also contains Life Science | About this edition: WHAT LIFE SCIENCE IS.

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