By Albert Einstein,Helen Dukas,Banesh Hoffmann,Ze'ev Rosenkranz
Modesty, humor, compassion, and knowledge are the characteristics most obvious during this illuminating choice of own papers from the Albert Einstein files. The illustrious physicist wrote as thoughtfully to an Ohio fifth-grader, distressed via her discovery that scientists classify people as animals, as to a Colorado banker who requested no matter if Einstein believed in a private God. Witty rhymes, an alternate with Queen Elizabeth of Belgium approximately positive tune, and expressions of his devotion to Zionism are yet many of the highlights present in this hot and enriching book.
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Albert Einstein, The Human Side: Glimpses from His Archives by Albert Einstein,Helen Dukas,Banesh Hoffmann,Ze'ev Rosenkranz