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    DescriptionRichard Feynman (1918-1988), winner of the Nobel Prize in physics, thrived on outrageous adventures. Here he recounts in his inimitable voice his experience trading ideas on atomic physics with Einstein and Bohr and ideas on gambling with Nick the Greek; cracking the uncrackable safes guarding the most deeply held nuclear secrets; painting a naked female toreador - and much else of an eyebrow-raising nature. In short, here is Feynman's life in all its eccentric glory - a combustible mixture of high intelligence, unlimited curiosity, and raging chutzpah.


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    Title
    "Surely You'RE Joking, Mr Feynman"
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Richard P. Feynman
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 352
    Width: 138 mm
    Height: 208 mm
    Thickness: 24 mm
    Weight: 281 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780393316049
    ISBN 10: 0393316041
    Classifications

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    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: SCI
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    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T General Subject: 170
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 03
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    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    Ingram Subject Code: BA
    Libri: I-BA
    DC22: B
    BIC subject category V2: PH
    DC21: 530.092
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    Ingram Theme: APPR/CLASSA, CHRN/20CNTY
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 01
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S7.4
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 26400
    DC22: 530/.092/4
    B&T Approval Code: A53010000
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    BISAC V2.8: BIO015000
    B&T Approval Code: A50500000
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    LC classification: QC16.F49A3
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    LC classification: QC16.F49 A3 1997
    Thema V1.0: DNBT
    Edition statement
    Reprint
    Publisher
    WW Norton & Co
    Imprint name
    WW Norton & Co
    Publication date
    12 May 1997
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Review quote
    Feynman is legendary among his colleagues for his brilliance and his eccentricity.... It's hard not to smile all the way through. "