Very accessible, brief, introduction to physics for the non-science major. A text written for the curious, non-scientist who wants to know how modern physics came to be, and figure out what lies behind the stories in the science columns of their newspapers.
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Book Description OPEN UNIVERSITY PRES, New York, New York, 2002. Trade Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Fifth Edition. Minor edge and corner wear; gently scuffed and scratched; some light shelf wear; ex-library with the usual library markings; overall a nice used FIFTH EDITION! Full-color illustrated wrapper with white and black lettering. 288 informative and educational pages nicely enhanced by black and white photographs and illustrations! "The first edition of this book was born in the fire of youth. In the thirty-two years since then, much has changed in physics, in higher education, and needless to say in my own outlook. In physics, there was the triumph of the Standard Model of particles and fields, a development recognized in the second edition by the addition of a nineteenth chapter." (FIFTH EDITION). Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library. Bookseller Inventory # 048111
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