QED – Acting Edition Acting Edition for Theater Productions

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Dramatists Play Service, Inc. #ad - QED - Acting Edition Acting Edition for Theater Productions #ad - In this lucid set of lectures, Feynman provides the definitive introduction to QED. Used book in Good Condition. Quantum electrodynamics - or QED for short - is the 'strange theory' that explains how light and electrons interact. Anyone with a curiosity about physics today should buy it' - "Nature". It is a book to enlighten' - "Mail on Sunday".

Marvellous. A vivid introduction to QED leavened and enlivened by his wit. Thanks to richard feynman, it is also one of the rare parts of physics that is known for sure.

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Copenhagen

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Anchor #ad - The tony award—winning play that soars at the intersection of science and art, Copenhagen is an explosive re-imagining of the mysterious wartime meeting between two Nobel laureates to discuss the atomic bomb. In 1941 the german physicist werner Heisenberg made a clandestine trip to Copenhagen to see his Danish counterpart and friend Niels Bohr.

Copenhagen #ad - But now the world had changed and the two men were on opposite sides in a world war. Anchor Books. Why heisenberg went to copenhagen and what he wanted to say to Bohr are questions that have vexed historians ever since. Their work together on quantum mechanics and the uncertainty principle had revolutionized atomic physics.

In michael frayn’s ambitious, fiercely intelligent, and daring new play Heisenberg and Bohr meet once again to discuss the intricacies of physics and to ponder the metaphysical—the very essence of human motivation.

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The Farnsworth Invention

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Samuel French, Inc. #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Who will unlock the key to the greatest innovation of the 20th century: the ruthless media mogul, the new play from Aaron Sorkin, or the self-taught Idaho farm boy? The answer comes to compelling life in The Farnsworth Invention, creator of The West Wing. Dramacharacters: 15 male, 3 femaleIt's 1929.

The Farnsworth Invention #ad - Two ambitious visionaries race against each other to invent a device called "television. Separated by two thousand miles, even for a moment, each knows that if he stops working, the other will gain the edge. ". Vintage Sorkin and crackling prime-time theater. Breezy and shrewd, smart-alecky and idealistic. Newsday".

. A firecracker of a play in a fittingly snap, crackle and pop production under the direction of Des McAnuff, the drama has among its many virtues the ability to make you think at the same time that it breaks your heart. Chicago sun-times"The most exciting new play on Broadway.

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Galileo

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Grove Press #ad - Since then the play has become a classic in the world repertoire. Through the dramatic characterization of the famous physicist, Brecht examines the issues of scientific morality and the difficult relationship between the intellectual and authority. Considered by many to be one of brecht's masterpieces, Galileo explores the question of a scientist's social and ethical responsibility, as the brilliant Galileo must choose between his life and his life's work when confronted with the demands of the Inquisition.

Not only greatly detailed, this text vividly depicted a time in human history regarded as one of the most intriguing and fundamental towards our progression toward present day. 1948 antique copy of the historical text, giving it a dual value of antiquity, amplified by it's subject; one of the most infamous historical figures to this day.

Galileo #ad - Anchor Books. Used book in Good Condition. Perfect condition, not a scratch or a bent page, truly a gem among books. Bertolt brecht's personal insight and biographical telling of a man known to all, who changed the way the world saw things, literally and figuritvely. Yes, pun intended^. This version of the play is the famous one that was brought to completion by Brecht himself, working with Charles Laughton, who played Galileo in the first two American productions Hollywood and New York, 1947.

The play which most strongly stamped on my mind a sense of Brecht's great stature as an artist of the modern theatre was Galileo.

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The Double Helix: A Personal Account of the Discovery of the Structure of DNA

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Touchstone #ad - Not only greatly detailed, this text vividly depicted a time in human history regarded as one of the most intriguing and fundamental towards our progression toward present day. Touchstone. The classic personal account of watson and Crick’s groundbreaking discovery of the structure of DNA, now with an introduction by Sylvia Nasar, author of A Beautiful Mind.

By identifying the structure of dnA, the molecule of life, Francis Crick and James Watson revolutionized biochemistry and won themselves a Nobel Prize. Used book in Good Condition. Never has a scientist been so truthful in capturing in words the flavor of his work. With humility unspoiled by false modesty, watson relates his and Crick’s desperate efforts to beat Linus Pauling to the Holy Grail of life sciences, the identification of the basic building block of life.

Anchor Books. At the time, watson was only twenty-four, a young scientist hungry to make his mark. Perfect condition, not a scratch or a bent page, truly a gem among books. Bertolt brecht's personal insight and biographical telling of a man known to all, who changed the way the world saw things, literally and figuritvely.

The Double Helix: A Personal Account of the Discovery of the Structure of DNA #ad - Yes, pun intended^. His uncompromisingly honest account of the heady days of their thrilling sprint against other world-class researchers to solve one of science’s greatest mysteries gives a dazzlingly clear picture of a world of brilliant scientists with great gifts, very human ambitions, and bitter rivalries.

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Nobel Prize Women in Science: Their Lives, Struggles, and Momentous Discoveries: Second Edition

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Joseph Henry Press #ad - 1948 antique copy of the historical text, giving it a dual value of antiquity, amplified by it's subject; one of the most infamous historical figures to this day. The book begins with Marie Curie, the first woman to win the Nobel Prize in physics. Why? in this updated version of nobel prize women in science, sharon Bertsch McGrayne explores the reasons for this astonishing disparity by examining the lives and achievements of fifteen women scientists who either won a Nobel Prize or played a crucial role in a Nobel Prize - winning project.

Perfect condition, not a scratch or a bent page, truly a gem among books. Bertolt brecht's personal insight and biographical telling of a man known to all, who changed the way the world saw things, literally and figuritvely. Yes, pun intended^. Table of contentsfront matter1 a passion for discovery2 marie sklodowska curie3 lise meitner4 emmy noether5 gerty radnitz cori6 irene joliot-Curie7 Barbara McClintock8 Maria Goeppert Mayer9 Rita Levi-Montalcini10 Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin11 Chien-Shiung Wu12 Gertrude Belle Elion13 Rosalind Elsie Franklin14 Rosalyn Sussman Yalow15 Jocelyn Bell Burnell16 Christiane Nusslein-VolhardAfterwordNotesPicture AcknowledgmentsIndexAbout the Author Anchor Books.

Nobel Prize Women in Science: Their Lives, Struggles, and Momentous Discoveries: Second Edition #ad - The book reveals the relentless discrimination these women faced both as students and as researchers. Not only greatly detailed, this text vividly depicted a time in human history regarded as one of the most intriguing and fundamental towards our progression toward present day. Touchstone. Above all, they were strong, joyful women in love with discovery.

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Five Equations that Changed the World: The Power and Poetry of Mathematics

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Hachette Books #ad - Also revealed are the mathematical foundations for the moon landing, airplane travel, the electric generator -- and even life itself. Now Dr. Not only greatly detailed, this text vividly depicted a time in human history regarded as one of the most intriguing and fundamental towards our progression toward present day.

Touchstone. Anchor Books. Used book in Good Condition. Michael guillen, known to millions as the science editor of ABC's Good Morning America, tells the fascinating stories behind five mathematical equations. Guillen unravels the equations that have led to the inventions and events that characterize the modern world, one of which -- Albert Einstein's famous energy equation, E=mc2 -- enabled the creation of the nuclear bomb.

As a regular contributor to daytime's most popular morning news show and an instructor at Harvard University, Dr. Michael guillen has earned the respect of millions as a clear and entertaining guide to the exhilarating world of science and mathematics. 1948 antique copy of the historical text, giving it a dual value of antiquity, amplified by it's subject; one of the most infamous historical figures to this day.

Five Equations that Changed the World: The Power and Poetry of Mathematics #ad - Praised by publishers weekly as "a wholly accessible, the stories behind The Five Equations That Changed the World, beautifully written exploration of the potent mathematical imagination, " and named a Best Nonfiction Book of 1995, as told by Dr. Perfect condition, not a scratch or a bent page, truly a gem among books.

Bertolt brecht's personal insight and biographical telling of a man known to all, who changed the way the world saw things, literally and figuritvely.

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"What Do You Care What Other People Think?": Further Adventures of a Curious Character

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W. W. Norton & Company #ad - In "what do you care what other people Think?" one of the greatest physicists of the twentieth century lets us see the man behind the genius. The new york times best-selling sequel to "Surely You’re Joking, Mr. 1948 antique copy of the historical text, giving it a dual value of antiquity, amplified by it's subject; one of the most infamous historical figures to this day.

Anchor Books. Feynman’s unquenchable thirst for adventure and unparalleled ability to recount important moments from his life. Here we meet feynman’s first wife, arlene, who taught him of love’s irreducible mystery as she lay dying in a hospital bed while he worked on the atomic bomb at nearby Los Alamos.

. Feynman!" this book’s many stories―some funny, others intensely moving―display Richard P. Perfect condition, not a scratch or a bent page, truly a gem among books. Bertolt brecht's personal insight and biographical telling of a man known to all, who changed the way the world saw things, literally and figuritvely.

"What Do You Care What Other People Think?": Further Adventures of a Curious Character #ad - Yes, pun intended^. We listen to the fascinating narrative of the investigation into the space shuttle Challenger’s explosion in 1986 and relive the moment when Feynman revealed the disaster’s cause through an elegant experiment: dropping a ring of rubber into a glass of cold water and pulling it out, misshapen.

Used book in Good Condition. Not only greatly detailed, this text vividly depicted a time in human history regarded as one of the most intriguing and fundamental towards our progression toward present day.

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