The Pleasure of Finding Things Out

The Pleasure of Finding Things Out

The Best Short Works of Richard P. Feynman

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A collection of short works by the noted scientist includes his report on the space shuttle Challenger disaster and his Nobel Prize acceptance speech.

Perseus Publishing
The Pleasure of Finding Things Out is a magnificent treasury of the best short works of Richard P. Feynman—from interviews and speeches to lectures and printed articles. A sweeping, wide-ranging collection, it presents an intimate and fascinating view of a life in science-a life like no other. From his ruminations on science in our culture to his Nobel Prize acceptance speech, this book will fascinate anyone interested in the world of ideas.

The Pleasure of Finding Things Out is a magnificent treasury of the best short works of Richard P. Feynman, including interviews, speeches, lectures, and articles.


Publisher: New York : Basic Books, [2005?]
Copyright Date: ©1999
ISBN: 9780465023950
0465023959
Branch Call Number: 530 FEYNM
Characteristics: xvi, 270 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Additional Contributors: Robbins, Jeffrey
Notes: Includes index
Originally published: Cambridge, Mass. : Perseus Books, c1999

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WVMLStaffPicks Dec 18, 2014

A splendid introduction to this brilliant physicist’s work, his wit and his humanness.

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