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Published: 26 May 2010

288 Pages | 47 halftones & line illus.

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9780199738717

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The Race to Make the Laser

Jeff Hecht

  • First book to focus on the race to invent the laser
  • An underdog story of how a relatively unknown scientist beat the physics establishment