Born OTD in 1879, German-born theoretical physicist who developed the theory of relativity, one of the two pillars of modern physics (alongside quantum mechanics), Albert Einstein. His work is also known for its influence on the philosophy of science. This book is a collection of letters, articles and essays, all by Einstein, on various social issues to which he devoted his spare time: pacifism; internationalism and world government; human rights and civil rights; humanism; socialism; and opposition to nationalism, capitalism, militarism, fascism, and weapons of mass destruction

ALBERT EINSTEIN

Organized into six sections by topic, it opens with a brief biographical sketch, chronology, and introductions to the documents by editor Jim Green. Also included is a brief bibliography of electronic and printed resources for more information. Though by no means a complete biography, this “Rebel Lives” volume provides a thoughtful and thought-provoking look at a side of the famous physicist not widely known.

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