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Product Description: The concept of symmetry has widespread manifestations and many diverse applications―from architecture to mathematics to science. Yet, as twentieth-century physics has revealed, symmetry has a special, central role in nature, one that is occasionally and enigmatically violated...read more

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9780691173269 | Princeton Univ Pr, September 27, 2016, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: The concept of symmetry has widespread manifestations and many diverse applications―from architecture to mathematics to science.
9780691134826 | Princeton Univ Pr, July 30, 2007, cover price $31.95

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Product Description: An ideal introduction to Einstein's general theory of relativityThis unique textbook provides an accessible introduction to Einstein's general theory of relativity, a subject of breathtaking beauty and supreme importance in physics...read more

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9780691145587 | Princeton Univ Pr, May 5, 2013, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: An ideal introduction to Einstein's general theory of relativityThis unique textbook provides an accessible introduction to Einstein's general theory of relativity, a subject of breathtaking beauty and supreme importance in physics.

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9780691140346 | 2 edition (Princeton Univ Pr, February 21, 2010), cover price $95.00

Miscellaneous:

9781400835324 | 2 edition (Princeton Univ Pr, March 7, 2010), cover price $65.00

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Product Description: Fearful Symmetry brings the incredible discoveries of contemporary physics within everyone's grasp. A. Zee, a distinguished physicist and skillful expositor, tells the exciting story of how today's theoretical physicists are following Einstein in their search for the beauty and simplicity of Nature...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780691009469 | Princeton Univ Pr, December 1, 1999, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Fearful Symmetry brings the incredible discoveries of contemporary physics within everyone's grasp.
9780020409113 | Macmillan Pub Co, February 1, 1989, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Discusses the efforts to develop a unified theory of physics, looks at the roles symmetry and beauty have played in scientific research, and considers superstrings and the flow of time

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Product Description: An engaging and informative adventure through the captivating world of Chinese cuisine, with folklore and anecdotes.

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9780295981918 | Univ of Washington Pr, March 1, 2002, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: An engaging and informative adventure through the captivating world of Chinese cuisine, with folklore and anecdotes.

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Product Description: On Albert Einstein's seventy-sixth and final birthday, a friend gave him a simple toy made from a broomstick, a brass ball attached to a length of string, and a weak spring. Einstein was delighted: the toy worked on a principle he had conceived fifty years earlier when he was working on his revolutionary theory of gravity--a principle whose implications are still confounding physicists today...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780195142853 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, July 19, 2001), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: On Albert Einstein's seventy-sixth and final birthday, a friend gave him a simple toy made from a broomstick, a brass ball attached to a length of string, and a weak spring.

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Uses descriptions of simple Chinese dishes as a starting point for exploring aspects of Chinese language, folklore, and civilization

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9780671646653 | Simon & Schuster, September 1, 1990, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Uses descriptions of simple Chinese dishes as a starting point for exploring aspects of Chinese language, folklore, and civilization

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9780671747244 | Touchstone Books, December 1, 1991, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Uses descriptions of simple Chinese dishes as a starting point for exploring aspects of Chinese language, folklore, and civilization

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Discusses current theories about the role of gravity in the universe, and summarizes Einstein's contributions to modern understanding of its nature

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9780020409151, titled "An Old Man's Toy: Gravity at Work and Play in Einsteins Universe" | Collier Books, November 1, 1990, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Discusses current theories about the role of gravity in the universe, and summarizes Einstein's contributions to modern understanding of its nature

By Li Zhi Fang and A. Zee (editor)

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9782881246913 | Gordon & Breach Science Pub, May 1, 1989, cover price $71.95

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Product Description: We are now closer than ever to the fundamental goal of physics of understanding all physical phenomena as the inevitable consequences of few simple principles. The grand unified theory of the strong, weak and electromagnetic interactions has, among other things, explained the quantization of charge, determined the magnitude of the neutral current, and had dramatic impact on cosmology...read more

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9789971950149 | World Scientific Pub Co Inc, October 1, 1982, cover price $225.00 | About this edition: We are now closer than ever to the fundamental goal of physics of understanding all physical phenomena as the inevitable consequences of few simple principles.

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9789971950156 | World Scientific Pub Co Inc, January 30, 1982, cover price $101.00

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