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The quantum age

Brian Clegg

The quantum age

how the physics of the very small has transformed our lives

by Brian Clegg

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  • 24 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Quantum theory,
  • Popular works

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementBrian Clegg
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC174.123 .C54 2014
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 282 pages
    Number of Pages282
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27179414M
    ISBN 10184831664X
    ISBN 109781848316645
    OCLC/WorldCa872417245

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