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Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman!

Adventures of a Curious Character

Richard P. Feynman, Ralph Leighton (Adapted by), Edward Hutchings (Editor)

Compact Disc

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Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (12/17/1984)
Paperback (2/6/2018)
Paperback (4/17/1997)
MP3 CD (1/1/1997)
Prebound (4/17/1997)

Description

Richard Feynman, one of the world's greatest theoretical physicists, thrived on adventure. His outrageous exploits once shocked a Princeton dean's wife to exclaim: "Surely you're joking, Mr. Feynman "

In this phenomenal national bestseller, the Nobel Prize-winning physicist recounts in his inimitable voice his experiences trading ideas on atomic physics with Einstein and Bohr and ideas on gambling with Nick the Greek, painting a naked female toreador, accompanying a ballet on his bongo drums, and much else of an eyebrow-raising and hilarious nature. Woven together with his views on science, Feynman's life story is a combustible mixture of high intelligence, unlimited curiosity, eternal skepticism, and raging chutzpah.

Blackstone Audiobooks, 9780786177288

Publication Date: January 1, 1997