Table of contents for The new world of Mr. Tompkins : George Gamow's classic Mr. Tompkins in paperback / fully revised and updated by Russell Stannard ; illustrated by Michael Edwards.

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Revisor's foreword
Gamow's preface
1. City speed limit
2. The professor's lecture on relativity which caused Mr Tompkins' dream
3. Mr Tompkins takes a holiday
4. Notes of the professor's lecture on curved space
5. Mr Tompkins visits a closed universe
6. Cosmic opera
7. Black holes, heat death and blow torch
8. Quantum snooker
9. The quantum safari
10. Maxwell's demon
11. The merry tribe of electrons
11.1/2 The remainder of the previous lecture through which Mr Tompkins dozed
12. Inside the nucleus
13. The woodcarver
14. Holes in nothing
15. Visiting the 'atom smasher'
16. The professor's last lecture
17. Epilogue.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Physics