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From Copernicus to Einstein [Translated by Ralph B. Winn] by Hans Reichenbach

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Published by Wisdom Library in New York .
Written in English


  • Copernicus, Nicolaus, -- 1473-1543,
  • Einstein, Albert, -- 1879-1955,
  • Relativity (Physics),
  • Astronomy -- History

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The Physical Object
Pagination93 p. illus., diagrs. ;
Number of Pages93
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19120708M

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