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CONTENTS Preface by Freeman Dyson 1 The World of Physics Before Einstein Autobiographical Notes by Albert Einstein 2 The Making of a Physicist A Brief History of Relativity by Stephen Hawking 3 The Miraculous Year, 1905 4 General Relativity Varying C: Vodka without Alcohol? by João Magueijo 5 Arguing about Quantum Theory 6 The Search for a Theory of Everything Einstein's Search for Unification by Steven Weinberg 7 Physics since Einstein Einstein's Scientific Legacy by Philip Anderson 8 The Most Famous Man in the World 9 Personal and Family Life Einstein's Love Letters by Robert Schulmann Einstein and Music by Philip Glass 10 Germany, War and Pacifism 11 America 12 Zionism, the Holocaust and Israel Einstein on Religion, Judaism and Zionism by Max Jammer 13 Nuclear Saint and Demon Einstein's Quest for Global Peace by Joseph Rotblat 14 The End of an Era Einstein's Last Interview by I. Bernard Cohen 15 Einstein's Enduring Magic Einstein: Twentieth-Century Icon by Arthur C. Clarke Notes on Contributors Chronology of Einstein's Life Sources of Quotations Bibliography Acknowledgements Index
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955.
Physicists -- Biography.
General relativity (Physics).
Physics -- History -- 20th century.