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(b)Contents Foreword by Igor Gamow Editor?s Note Introduction Part 1 - The Atom 1. The Atom in Philosophy and Chemistry 2. The Electric Nature of Matter 3. The Quantum of Radiant Energy 4. The Bohr Atom 5. Wave Nature of Particles 6. Natural Radioactivity 7. Artificial Nuclear Transformations 8. The Structure of the Atomic Nucleus 9. Large-Scale Nuclear Reactions 10. Mystery Particles Part 2 - Matter and Energy 11. Bodies in Motion 12. Vibrations and Waves 13. Heat and Temperature 14. Electromagnetism 15. Light 16. Modern Views on Space, Time, and Motion Appendix
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Matter -- Properties.