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Published: 28 November 2013

272 Pages | 5 b/w halftones, 2 tables


ISBN: 9780199948017

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How the Ray Gun Got Its Zap

Odd Excursions into Optics

Stephen R. Wilk

  • A collection of short, fun essays on unusual topics in optics
  • Covers pop culture, history, and science
  • Analyzes the public perception of optics, and the way it is depicted in fiction, movies, and comic books

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