Light rubbing wear to cover, spine and page edges. Very minimal writing or notations in margins not affecting the text. Possible clean ex-library copy, with their stickers and or stamp(s). Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: Offers an introduction to Higgs bosons, looking at the history of the advances in particle physics that led up to their discovery, and their nature.
From School Library Journal: Gr 9 Up-This well-researched series explains the basic principles of subatomic particles in eight information-packed volumes. These text-heavy books aren't for casual readers; instead, they are meant to supplement instruction on particle physics, nuclear physics, and quantum chemistry. Although the titles include an inordinate amount of names and dates, the material is thorough, albeit a bit dry, which is compounded by the black print-on-white page design. Images are used occasionally, and great pains were taken to include a variety of media. Black-and-white photos, oil paintings, illustrations, and copies of handwritten notes (such as Dmitri Mendeleyev's handwritten periodic table from 1869) stand out and resonate with historical significance. Many of the accompanying captions, unfortunately, are lengthy (some more than five sentences long) and feel like paragraphs that the authors couldn't fit in elsewhere. A list of museums and institutions students can visit appears at the end of the book. VERDICT Although comprehensive, the series appeals to a niche audience. Purchase if there is an existing interest in specialized science.α(c) Copyright 2011. Library Journals LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Media Source, Inc. No redistribution permitted.
Title: Understanding Higgs Bosons (Exploring the ...
Publisher: Cavendish Square
Binding: Library Binding
Book Condition: VERY GOOD
Book Description Cavendish Square, 2015. Condition: Good. A+ Customer service! Satisfaction Guaranteed! Book is in Used-Good condition. Pages and cover are clean and intact. Used items may not include supplementary materials such as CDs or access codes. May show signs of minor shelf wear and contain limited notes and highlighting. Seller Inventory # 1502605503-2-4
Book Description Cavendish Square Publishing, 2015. Condition: Very Good. Former Library book. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. Seller Inventory # GRP105955907
Book Description Cavendish Square, 2015. Library Binding. Condition: Very Good. Great condition with minimal wear, aging, or shelf wear. Seller Inventory # P021502605503
Book Description Cavendish Square, 2015. Library Binding. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P111502605503