Ideas And Opinions

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Crown/Archetype, Dec 29, 2010 - Science - 384 pages
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A new edition of the most definitive collection of Albert Einstein's popular writings, gathered under the supervision of Einstein himself. The selections range from his earliest days as a theoretical physicist to his death in 1955; from such subjects as relativity, nuclear war or peace, and religion and science, to human rights, economics, and government.

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User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

The great thoughts of a great man have been assembled in one volume- from The World As I See It (1934), Out of My Later Years (1950) and Mein Weltbild, published in 1953. And these letters, statements ... Read full review

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Albert Einstein (1879 1955) was born in Germany and became an American citizen in 1940. A world-famous theoretical physicist, he was awarded the 1921 Nobel Prize for Physics and is renowned for his Theory of Relativity. In addition to his scientific work, Einstein was an influential humanist who spoke widely about politics, ethics, and social causes. After leaving Europe, Einstein taught at Princeton University. His theories were instrumental in shaping the atomic age.

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