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Published: 22 July 1999

302 Pages | line figures


ISBN: 9780198500889

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The Symbolic Universe

Geometry and Physics 1890-1930

Edited by Jeremy J. Gray

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  • First detailed account of Emmy Noether's work in physics.
  • Details Weyl's linking of general relativity and its philosophical implications.

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