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Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Saddleback Educational Pub. 2008

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 741.5 Einstein 2008

Isaacson, Walter.

Summary: The first full biography of Albert Einstein since all of his papers have become available shows how his scientific imagination sprang from the rebellious nature of his personality. Biographer Isaacson explores how an imaginative, impertinent patent clerk--a struggling father in a difficult marriage who couldn't get a teaching job or a doctorate--became the locksmith of the mysteries of the atom...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2007

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 530.092 ISA

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1 available in Adult, Call number: B Einstein Isa

McGrath, Alister E.

Summary: A Theory of Everything (That Matters) is a must-read for anyone who wants to understand the role of faith in a world where science and technology govern our lives.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Tyndale Momentum, the nonfiction imprint of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc. 2019

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Benedict, Marie

Summary: The Other Einstein offers us a window into a brilliant, fascinating woman whose light was lost in Einstein's enormous shadow. It is the story of Einstein's wife, a brilliant physicist in her own right, whose contribution to the special theory of relativity is hotly debated and may have been inspired by her own profound and very personal insight. Mitza Maric has always been a little different...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks Landmark 2016

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Delano, Marfe Ferguson.

Summary: This photobiography of Albert Einstein publishes to coincide with the year that marks the 100th anniversary of what has been described as Einstein's "miraculous year" and the 50th anniversary of his death. In 1905 Einstein published three important papers describing ideas that changed science forever and eventually had an effect on much of modern life. The most famous of these ideas was his...

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Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic Society 2005

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 EIN

Krull, Kathleen.

Summary: This biography profiles the life and times of German-born theoretical physicist Albert Einstein, whose contributions to the field earned him a Nobel Prize.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2009

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 EIN

Glass, Philip.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Classical 2012

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD CLASSICAL GLA

Kennefick, Daniel

Summary: In 1919, British scientists led extraordinary expeditions to Brazil and Africa to test Albert Einstein's revolutionary new theory of general relativity in what became the century's most celebrated scientific experiment. The result ushered in a new era and made Einstein a global celebrity by confirming his dramatic prediction that the path of light rays would be bent by gravity. Today,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Princeton University Press 2019

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Summary: The show offers an extraordinary look into the life of Nobel Prize-winning physicist Albert Einstein. Beyond his groundbreaking theories of relativity, witness Einstein's struggles to be a good husband and father, and a man of principle during a time of global unrest. A ten-episode journey of discovery guided by Einstein's wit, wisdom and insatiable thirst for knowledge.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment 2018

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3 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV GEN
1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TV GEN

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TV Ge 1

Bernstein, Jeremy

Summary: Examines the personality as well as the thought process which led this physicist to his discoveries which have helped shape our understanding of the natural world.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 1996

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 EIN

Halpern, Paul

Summary: Albert Einstein and Erwin Schrödinger were friends and comrades-in-arms against what they considered the most preposterous aspects of quantum physics: its indeterminacy. Einstein famously quipped that God does not play dice with the universe, and Schrödinger is equally well known for his thought experiment about the cat in the box who ends up “spread out” in a probabilistic state, neither...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Basic Books 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 530 HAL

Tourville, Jacqueline.

Summary: Because three-year-old Albie, who would one day be known as Albert Einstein, has never spoken, his concerned family takes him to a doctor who recommends a series of activities that might stimulate him to talk.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Schwartz & Wade Books 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 EIN

Gibbs, Stuart

Summary: The CIA forces twelve-year-old Charlotte "Charlie" Thorne, a rebellious genius, to use her code-breaking skills on an epic global chase to locate Einstein's last equation before dangerous agents discover it and unlock the solution to harnessing energy.--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2019

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC GIB

Howard, Don

Summary: "More than just a biography of Einstein's life, this course provides you with an inside look at how this brilliant thinker arrived at his various revolutionary breakthroughs. One of the secrets of Einstein's success was that he was well read in philosophy, and that guided his approach not only to framing and solving problems in physics but also to interpreting his discoveries in a more...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Co. 2008

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3 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 530 ALB
Call number: DVD 530 ALB PART 1
Call number: DVD 530 ALB PART 2

Isaacson, Walter.

Summary: The first full biography of Albert Einstein since all of his papers have become available. Biographer Isaacson explores how an imaginative, impertinent patent clerk--a struggling father in a difficult marriage who couldn't get a teaching job or a doctorate--became the locksmith of the mysteries of the atom and the universe.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2007

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD 921 Einstein

McPherson, Stephanie Sammartino.

Summary: Recounts the life of the scientist whose theories of relativity revolutionized the way we look at space and time.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Carolrhoda Books 1995

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: JB EINSTEIN MCP

Haddix, Margaret Peterson.

Summary: When Jonah and Katherine travel to early 1900s Switzerland and Serbia to return Albert Einstein's daughter, Lieserl, to history, her mother Mileva grasps entirely too much about time travel and has no intention of letting her daughter go.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2012

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC HAD

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION HAD

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Haddix 2012

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC HAD

Robinson, Andrew

Summary: The extraordinarily inventive Linus Pauling, twice winner of the Nobel Prize, was asked how he came to have so many good ideas. Pauling replied: "Well, I have a lot of ideas and throw away the bad ones." Where do ideas come from? And why do the best ideas sometimes strike in a flash of "sudden genius"? Andrew Robinson here offers a fascinating look at the genesis of creativity in science and...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 153.35 ROB

Zackheim, Michele.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 1999

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920 ZAC

Haddix, Margaret Peterson.

Summary: When Jonah and Katherine travel to early 1900s Switzerland and Serbia to return Albert Einstein's daughter, Lieserl, to history, her mother Mileva grasps entirely too much about time travel and has no intention of letting her daughter go.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2012

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC HAD

Bodanis, David.

Contents: Part 1 - Birth -- Bern patent office, 1905 -- Part 2 - Ancestors of E=mc[squared] -- E is for energy -- = -- m is for mass -- c is for celeritas -- 2[hacek(caron)] -- Part 3 - The early years -- Einstein and the equation -- Into the atom -- Quiet in the midday snow -- Part 4 - Adulthood -- Germany's turn -- Norway -- America's turn -- 8:16 a.m. - over Japan -- Part 5 - Till the end of time --...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Walker 2000

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 530.11 BOD

Hunter, Nigel.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bookwright Press 1987

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 EIN

Paterniti, Michael.

Summary: Albert Einstein's brain floats in a Tupperware bowl in a gray duffel bag in the trunk of a car barreling across America. Driving the car is journalist Michael Paterniti. Sitting next to him is an 84 year old pathologist, Thomas Harvey, who performed the autopsy on Einstein in 1955 and then removed the brain and took it home and kept it for over 40 years. The two men and the brain leave New...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2013

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 616.07 PAT

Sugimoto, Kenji

Summary: "Including 486 photographs, documents, drawings, and graphics and a timetable appendix."

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Publisher / Publication Date: Schocken Books 1989

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 EINSTEIN, ALBERT SUG