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In 1903, despite the vehement objections of his parents, Albert Einstein married Mileva Maric, the companion, colleague, and confidante whose influence on his most creative years has given rise to much speculation. Beginning in 1897, after Einstein and Maric met as students at the Swiss Federal Polytechnic, and ending shortly after their marriage, these fifty-four love let

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Hardcover, 160 pages
Published April 1st 1992 by Princeton Univ Pr
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Mary
Very interesting little volume. Letter are almost always fun to read because they feel so intimate and personal. There are more Maric letters than Einstein letters; evidently he didn't save hers as she saved his.
Megan
Einstein reduced to mush but still really interested in particles.
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In 1879, Albert Einstein was born in Ulm, Germany. He completed his Ph.D. at the University of Zurich by 1909. His 1905 paper explaining the photoelectric effect, the basis of electronics, earned him the Nobel Prize in 1921. His first paper on Special Relativity Theory, also published in 1905, changed the world. After the rise of the Nazi party, Einstein made Princeton his permanent home, becoming...more
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