A Short History of Physics in the American Century (New by David C. Cassidy PDF

By David C. Cassidy

ISBN-10: 0674049365

ISBN-13: 9780674049369

ISBN-10: 0674725824

ISBN-13: 9780674725829

because the 20th century ended, pcs, the web, and nanotechnology have been important to fashionable American lifestyles. but the actual advances underlying those functions are poorly understood and underappreciated via U.S. electorate. during this evaluate, Cassidy perspectives physics via America’s engagement with the political occasions of a tumultuous century.

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