Einstein's Cosmos: How Albert Einstein's Vision Transformed Our Understanding of Space and Time (Paperback)

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The year 2005 marks the 100th anniversary of the publication of the paper that launched Einstein's career, made E=mc2 famous, and ushered in a revolution in science the paper that announced the theory of special relativity. And there's no better short book that explains just what Einstein did than "Einstein's Cosmos." Keying Einstein's crucial discoveries to the simple mental images that inspired them, Michio Kaku finds a revealing new way to discuss these ideas, and delivers an appealing and always accessible introduction to Einstein's work.

About the Author

Michio Kaku, Henry Semat Professor of Theoretical Physics at the City University of New York, is the author of Hyperspace, Visions, and Beyond Einstein. He hosts Explorations, a nationally broadcast radio show. He lives in New York City.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780393327007
ISBN-10: 0393327000
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
Publication Date: May 17th, 2005
Pages: 272
Language: English