The discoveries : great breakthroughs in 20th century science
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New York : Pantheon Books, [2005].
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Central - Adult Nonfiction
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Book
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xviii, 553 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Language
English
ISBN
0375421688

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Includes bibliographical references (pages [511]-526) and index.
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Examines the impact of some of the most noteworthy scientific advances of the twentieth century, including the personalities and human drama involved, and draws on the original papers of Einstein, Bohr, Hubble, and other scientists.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Lightman, A. P. (2005). The discoveries: great breakthroughs in 20th century science . Pantheon Books.

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Lightman, Alan P., 1948-. 2005. The Discoveries: Great Breakthroughs in 20th Century Science. New York: Pantheon Books.

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Lightman, Alan P., 1948-. The Discoveries: Great Breakthroughs in 20th Century Science New York: Pantheon Books, 2005.

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Lightman, Alan P. The Discoveries: Great Breakthroughs in 20th Century Science Pantheon Books, 2005.

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