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China and Albert Einstein

The Reception of the Physicist and His Theory in China, 1917-1979

by Danian Hu

  • 329 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Harvard University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History of science,
  • PHYSICS,
  • Inter-war period, 1918-1939,
  • c 1945 to c 1960,
  • c 1960 to c 1970,
  • History,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Travel,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Science,
  • Relativity (Physics),
  • China,
  • History - General History,
  • Asia - China,
  • Relativity,
  • History / China,
  • Scientists - General,
  • 1879-1955,
  • Einstein, Albert,,
  • Influence

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7671184M
    ISBN 10067401538X
    ISBN 109780674015388


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