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The Resource Einstein : [his life and universe], by Walter Isaacson, (sound recording)

Einstein : [his life and universe], by Walter Isaacson, (sound recording)

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Einstein : [his life and universe]
Title
Einstein
Title remainder
[his life and universe]
Statement of responsibility
by Walter Isaacson
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The first full biography of Albert Einstein since all of his papers have become available. Biographer Isaacson explores how an imaginative, impertinent patent clerk--a struggling father in a difficult marriage who couldn't get a teaching job or a doctorate--became the locksmith of the mysteries of the atom and the universe
Cataloging source
BIB
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Isaacson, Walter
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not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
biography
PerformerNote
Narrated by Edward Herrmann
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Herrmann, Edward
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Einstein, Albert
  • Einstein, Albert
  • Physicists
  • Relativity (Physics)
  • Unified field theories
  • Audiobooks
Label
Einstein : [his life and universe], by Walter Isaacson, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Subtitle from container
  • Unabridged
  • Compact disc
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
The light-beam rider -- Childhood, 1879-1896 -- The Zurich Polytechnic, 1896-1900 -- The lovers, 1900-1904 -- The miracle year: quanta and molecules, 1905 -- Special relativity, 1905 -- The happiest thought, 1906-1909 -- The wandering professor, 1909-1914 -- General relativity, 1911-1915 -- Divorce, 1916-1919 -- Einstein's universe, 1916-1919 -- Fame, 1919 -- The wandering zionist, 1920-1921 -- Nobel laureate, 1921-1927 -- Unified field theories, 1923-1931 -- Turning fifty, 1929-1931 -- Einstein's god -- The refugee, 1932-1933 -- America, 1933-1939 -- Quantum entanglement, 1935 -- The bomb, 1939-1945 -- One-worlder, 1945-1948 -- Landmark, 1948-1953 -- Red scare, 1951-1954 -- The end, 1955 -- Epilogue: Einstein's brain and Einstein's mind
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
18 sound discs (21.5 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781428149342
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
C4112
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn123238005
  • (OCoLC)123238005
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Einstein : [his life and universe], by Walter Isaacson, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Subtitle from container
  • Unabridged
  • Compact disc
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
The light-beam rider -- Childhood, 1879-1896 -- The Zurich Polytechnic, 1896-1900 -- The lovers, 1900-1904 -- The miracle year: quanta and molecules, 1905 -- Special relativity, 1905 -- The happiest thought, 1906-1909 -- The wandering professor, 1909-1914 -- General relativity, 1911-1915 -- Divorce, 1916-1919 -- Einstein's universe, 1916-1919 -- Fame, 1919 -- The wandering zionist, 1920-1921 -- Nobel laureate, 1921-1927 -- Unified field theories, 1923-1931 -- Turning fifty, 1929-1931 -- Einstein's god -- The refugee, 1932-1933 -- America, 1933-1939 -- Quantum entanglement, 1935 -- The bomb, 1939-1945 -- One-worlder, 1945-1948 -- Landmark, 1948-1953 -- Red scare, 1951-1954 -- The end, 1955 -- Epilogue: Einstein's brain and Einstein's mind
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
18 sound discs (21.5 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781428149342
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
C4112
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn123238005
  • (OCoLC)123238005
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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