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    DescriptionThe Pleasure of Finding Things Out is a magnificent treasury of the best short works of Richard P. Feynmanfrom 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.


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    Title
    The Pleasure of Finding Things Out
    Subtitle
    The Best Short Works of Richard P. Feynman
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Richard P. Feynman
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 288
    Width: 137 mm
    Height: 210 mm
    Thickness: 20 mm
    Weight: 295 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780465023950
    ISBN 10: 0465023959
    Classifications

    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T8.0
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: SCI
    BIC subject category V2: PDZ, PH
    DC21: 530
    DC22: 500
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 26100
    BISAC V2.8: SCI075000
    Ingram Subject Code: SE
    Libri: I-SE
    B&T Merchandise Category: SCI
    B&T General Subject: 710
    Abridged Dewey: 500
    BISAC V2.8: SCI055000
    LC subject heading:
    LC classification: Q171 .F385 2005
    Edition
    New edition
    Edition statement
    New edition
    Publisher
    The Perseus Books Group
    Imprint name
    BASIC BOOKS
    Publication date
    06 April 2005
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Author Information
    Richard P. Feynman was raised in Far Rockaway, New York, and received his Ph.D. from Princeton. He held professorships at both Cornell and the California Institute of Technology. In 1965 he received the Nobel Prize for his work on quantum electrodynamics. He died in 1988.