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Einstein"s Monsters

by Martin Amis

  • 135 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by VINTAGE (RAND) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Fiction / General,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages142
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9274601M
    ISBN 100099768917
    ISBN 109780099768913

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He blends this history. [Einstein's Monsters] will wow the general-interest science audience.” Booklist (starred review) ★ 11/01/ Veteran writer Impey (astronomy, Univ.

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We are Einstein's Monsters, not fully human, not for now." This is a book about nuclear anxiety. In the Introduction, entitled " Thinkability ", he starts out in a marvelous fashion "I was born on Aug four days later, the Russians successfully tested their first atom bomb, and deterrence was in : Dreisner.Covid uncertainty These are challenging times, and our heart goes out to everyone affected by the COVID outbreak.

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