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The Resource Einstein in Berlin, Thomas Levenson

Einstein in Berlin, Thomas Levenson

Label
Einstein in Berlin
Title
Einstein in Berlin
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Levenson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Follows eighteen years in the life of the eminent scientist, from his 1914 arrival in Berlin, through his scientific accomplishments and his role as a peacemaker following World War I, to his 1932 departure from Germany
Summary
Follows eighteen years in the life of the eminent scientist, from his 1914 arrival in Berlin to take up a prestigious position in the center of the European scientific world, through his scientific accomplishments during the period and his role as a peacemaker following World War II, to his 1932 departure from Germany in the wake of the rise of fascism. Reprint
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
173029
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 530/.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC16.E5
LC item number
L395 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Einstein in Berlin, Thomas Levenson
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [461]-469) and index
Contents
The adoration -- "Suspicion against every kind of authority" -- "Consistency and simplicity" -- "This 'great epoch'" -- "All the loathsome nonsense" -- "Unnecessary erudition" -- "My grandest dreams have come true" -- "Is the old Jehavah still alive?" -- "I have become far more tolerant" -- Slavery made to appear civilized" -- "A negation of superstition" -- "I prefer to string along with my countryman, Jesus Christ" -- "Some kind of high-placed Red" -- "A state of mind...akin to that of a...lover" -- "St. Francis Einstein" -- "Grow[ing] angry with my fellow men" -- "That business about causality" -- "A Reich German" -- "A singular tension" -- "I, at any rate, am convinced" -- "Our necessarily privitive thinking" -- "While wolves wait outside" -- "Who is Mary Pickford?" -- "A bird of passage" -- "As long as I have any choice in the matter"
Control code
2229323
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 486 p.
Isbn
9780553103441
Lccn
2002038570
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm50851655
  • (OCoLC)50851655
Label
Einstein in Berlin, Thomas Levenson
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [461]-469) and index
Contents
The adoration -- "Suspicion against every kind of authority" -- "Consistency and simplicity" -- "This 'great epoch'" -- "All the loathsome nonsense" -- "Unnecessary erudition" -- "My grandest dreams have come true" -- "Is the old Jehavah still alive?" -- "I have become far more tolerant" -- Slavery made to appear civilized" -- "A negation of superstition" -- "I prefer to string along with my countryman, Jesus Christ" -- "Some kind of high-placed Red" -- "A state of mind...akin to that of a...lover" -- "St. Francis Einstein" -- "Grow[ing] angry with my fellow men" -- "That business about causality" -- "A Reich German" -- "A singular tension" -- "I, at any rate, am convinced" -- "Our necessarily privitive thinking" -- "While wolves wait outside" -- "Who is Mary Pickford?" -- "A bird of passage" -- "As long as I have any choice in the matter"
Control code
2229323
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 486 p.
Isbn
9780553103441
Lccn
2002038570
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm50851655
  • (OCoLC)50851655

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