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Quantum Legacy: The Discovery That Changed the Universe
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 157392993X, Hardcover)Today, we all take for granted the many technological marvels that have sprung from quantum physics without ever appreciating the radical paradigm shift that led to these discoveries. The story of the physicists who made the quantum leaps that have so altered our world is a provocative and intriguing one. And there is no better person to describe the history of this quantum revolution in terms that everyone can understand than award-winning physicist and science writer Barry Parker. Parker introduces us to all the major players in this history, offering interesting biographical details that shed light on their important discoveries: Max Planck, Albert Einstein, Niels Bohr, Werner Heisenberg, Erwin Schrodinger, Paul Dirac, Richard Feynman, and Julian Schwinger.
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"Quantum Legacy is the story of the physicists who made the quantum leaps that have so altered our world. And there is no better person to describe the history of this quantum revolution in terms that everyone can understand than award-winning science writer and physicist Barry Parker."--BOOK JACKET.
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