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Hess, Laue, Meitner, others

Publication Date: 1912
Condition: VG Hardcover
From Xerxes Fine and Rare Books and Documents (Glen Head, NY, U.S.A.)

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Complete bound hardcover volume of Physikalische Zeitschrift, Dreizehnter jahrgang, Leipzig 1912. Volume 13. Complete year bound in Jan to Dec. 4to. xxv, 1228 pages in entire volume. Plates and illustrations. In German. Victor Francis Hess here reports his work in radioactive decay using balloons to work at high altitudes. He would later be awarded a Nobel Prize in Physics in 1936. In addition to the Hess article, this volume well reflects the intense interest and excitement in physics at this point in history. The volume also includes reports by M Laue "Zwei Einwande gegen die Relativitatstheorie und ihre Widerlegung" ; Meitner "Uber das Zerfallsschema des aktiven Niederschlags des Thoriums"; etc. Bound in half leather with leather tips. Gilt spine decoration and lettering. A few institute stamps on text but no spine numbers, no bookplate, no pocket. VG leather rubbed. Text Fine. Bookseller Inventory # a91158

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Publication Date: 1912

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:VG

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