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Physics and technology for future presidents

R. Muller

Physics and technology for future presidents

an introduction to the essential physics every world leader needs to know

by R. Muller

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Other titlesIntroduction to the essential physics every world leader needs to know, Physics every world leader needs to know
StatementRichard A. Muller
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQC24.5 .M85 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 517 p. :
Number of Pages517
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24407956M
ISBN 109780691135045
LC Control Number2009028490
OCLC/WorldCa427704449

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Richard A. Muller is professor of physics at the University of California, Berkeley. He is a past winner of the MacArthur Fellowship.

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