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Rating: 4 out of 5 with 50 ratings
5 / 5 Angelena
Expertly Has researched, the data of scientific details in the way that does not take the terracing in nuclear physics partorisca comprise, and more importantly factual. This book averts one often-used 'the leaves marks the nuclear energy was partorisca be dangerous to all the humans!' Cheat that a lot of authors of fall of nuclear accidents to still sales of increase.
Are the defender of nuclear energy (realistically is an only no-system of fossil of generation of the power of fuel opens ours all partorisca use) and this pound is going proudly in mine more read bookshelf.
5 / 5 Lorina
A very interesting well counts the joint dipped of defects of developers to draw of reactor of some early days. Some sections in military devices am very interesting (and a bit scarey.) Obviously, a house of entity is in some the EUA. It have been well partorisca have had bit it more on development of United Kingdom another that Windscale this in spite of, supposes, has not been appropriate to a subject subject as CO2 has cooled Magnox and AGR UNIT have behaved without accident of entity during his lifetimes.
A lot gives the graces for the interesting plus has read.
3 / 5 Garret
I consider the technical person. Has technical qualifications and has done on any very big final crew in a past, but a seriously in depth the chemistry during this book takes out of that is some extremely that it interest and a lot well has researched chance. This , and has done perhaps an excellent piece partorisca the revised scientific or magazine. In timing my eyes glazed in those read a chemical mark on elements and a physics of nuclear reactions. If it love an easy plus in the disposal read, test Commanded and Control. Any where near like this thorough but more than the to to the history likes them the approximation.
4 / 5 Trena
I took the long time partorisca take by means of this book, how is weighed on detail of engineering. But it is this a lot of detail and sincere open evaluation that mark an essential book partorisca read master an attentive account of some causes and an impact of nuclear accidents, and to form your own view in a function the nuclear energy would owe that have in a mix partorisca generate options.

Is not the controversial promoting the political place.
5 / 5 Ashely
It can it do not dip down. Writing very good and pitched in the level that the no technical person easily could comprise. A brilliant has read. A lot of enlightening but also has created worries on ours and the generation of nuclear energy of another nation.
5 / 5 Iluminada
An a lot of writing rid well and interesting. Given a reader will have the pre-existing interest in the nuclear things, some explanations are extremely very dipped on and not registering partorisca follow. A lot of some critical accidents (sad in this) defies common sense, but, another underlines that in spite of all a planning and of the accidents of precautions will spend.
One of some better books of his bondadosos that has read. Gripping.

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5 / 5 Edelmira
I have found this book partorisca be fascinating. As I complete it ignoramus of all nuclear technology, averted of this book with the very positive approximation the nuclear energy. The health Gentleman James Mahaffey partorisca his comprehensible explanation of reason the nuclear accidents have arrived. His writing is comprised easily for a layman and a darkness,the underlying humour in a his done prose reserve the plus enlightening and enjoyable has read. For far,the more any book of fiction that has found in of the years.
5 / 5 Karyl
This are thinks a science 'populate' the better book has read. This in spite of is also he contains the just quantity of technicality as you require some level of the scientist that comprises partorisca appreciate some descriptions of mechanisms of nuclear reaction.
In spite of this I could not taking reading. It is scarce to have such one effective combination of scientific accuracy and vivid descriptions of some chances and people. Some diagrams are also useful!
Covers the wide row of 'chances' nuclear , any meltdown of just reactor, roughly chronologically. Each disaster is covered in a level of detail warranted for his impact.
5 / 5 Mandi
This book will be partorisca interest to any that wants to learn more in a chequered history of a nuclear age, coverage all some accidents of entities in the a lot of readable but scholarly way. An author has done clearly his investigation well, and a result of final finds like this highly authoritative.

Recommends to buy a paperback version more than a Kindle a - a forward does not cost a lot much more, but comprises the by heart lovely number photographs a last inevitably lacks.
5 / 5 Mitchel
Calm can any a tortilla without breaking the few eggs: it looks ossia also a chance with atomic knowledge. An add to listen in the commute also. My favourite line is all has been swimmingly partorisca some premiers 150 milliseconds' - will use that one on life.
4 / 5 Caryn
Ossia Thinks a science 'populate' the better book has read. This in spite of is also he contains the just quantity of technicality to the equal that require some level of the scientist that comprises partorisca appreciate some descriptions of mechanisms of nuclear reaction.
In spite of this I could not taking reading. It is scarce to have such one effective combination of scientific accuracy and vivid descriptions of some chances and people. Some diagrams are also useful!
Covers the wide row of 'chances' nuclear , any meltdown of just reactor, roughly chronologically. Each disaster is covered in a level of detail warranted for his impact.
5 / 5 Kindra
Can any a tortilla without breaking the few eggs: it looks ossia also a chance with atomic knowledge. An add to listen in the commute also. My favourite line is all ‘ has been swimmingly for some premiers 150 milliseconds' - will use that one on life.
4 / 5 Basil
My husband asked to order this and has read the load of then arrives. Still it avenges holidays with us!

Says all some crazy things in a book and whilst are any history fanatic, is all very interesting and some of him is so only impressive (hindsight is the wonderful thing...)
5 / 5 Annamarie
Any one anti Nuclear only some facts on some in detail the utmost accidents read a lot informative a lot has researched. Of one a lot beginning to today a whole history of Nuclear bomb the Nuclear energy. If has an interest in a bomb or the Nuclear energy is the must has read.
5 / 5 Darlena
An introduction adds to a Nuclear industry and risk in general.
Unbiased And clearly written for an author with real-world-wide experience.
There is penurias; faults the comparison of nuclear bolt-lost-for MWh vs other risks.
But the humanity has been lucky with arms - like this far!
4 / 5 Hoyt
Fascinating The book writes well. Comprehensively Written, read that with which reading Eric Schosser is 'Order and Control ' and has formed a conclusion that is lucky to still be here. If you are not concerned after reading this then calm book does not have any imagination.
5 / 5 Esteban
This book is written to be an interesting law no only the cold recounting of things that has gone bad.
5 / 5 Tyrone
Superbly Informative, and writing in an entertaining and involving way, this book presents an amazing perspective in a roughly of one the majority of ghastly industrial, and nuclear material incidents soldate industrial. It have to that be in a cast of essential reading of any nuclear engineer, or in fact, engineers of systems as well as it has interested laypeople.
5 / 5 Sharyn
Are not any one a lot the reader, but of Jurassic Parco, this book I bed with thrilling adds partorisca cover to cover.
Train to begin staged roughly incidents in a @@@1800s the quash dreads an audience has had roughly accidents of train, and that shows that more the lives have been lost in the hydro the electrical accident in a goes that in any nuclear accident initially, continuous in partorisca explain like science, controls, and the humans have behind moved and advances among home, arrogance, belligerence, precision, comprising, prevention, cure, comprising bad but that by means of of the this, in time, has learnt in materials and nuclear energy.

A fashion to write is fantastically rid like the conversational conference with abundance of numbers and acronyms to maintain a very informed alert, but still explains with all the context like this still any with elementary comprising of the science still can learn without being out of depth.

The majority of pages has the commentaries of feet to explain concepts, acronyms, science, and background as while a does not have to that read, are adds to feel informed and rid like the friendly clue for your mate that chairs after your in a conference.

Has abundance of light, but dry humour but whenever it remains factual and respectful to both some personalities and brains that has taken like this far, but also quite directed roughly like people and esystems' beat like this often not treating to some levels have expected. And reason.

This reserves a lot of famous nuclear technology, and while full of blunders that, in a lot of chance, a would not owe that create the smile in (although I usually ), dips some import to rest that these am always state learning experiences, and the time will not spend never again. It dips the faith adds in nuclear technology.. But servants also like the opinion of like this people, politicians, and the science has to that together of law and comprise an effect of his decisions.
5 / 5 Damaris
An a lot of interesting well counts the joint dipped of defects of developers to draw of reactor of some early days. Some sections in military devices am a lot interesting (and a bit scarey.) Obviously, a house of entity is in some the EUA. It have been well to having had bit it more on development of United Kingdom another that Windscale this in spite of, supposes, has not been appropriate to a subject @@@subject as CO2 has cooled Magnox and AGR UNIT have behaved without accident of entity during his lifetimes.
A lot gives the thank you peel the interesting plus has read.
4 / 5 Lucile
Consider the technical person. Has technical qualifications and has done on some a lot of big final crew in a past, but a seriously in depth the chemistry during this book takes out of that is some extremely that it interest and a lot well has researched chance. This , and has done perhaps an excellent piece for the scientific magazine or magazine. In timing my eyes glazed in those read a chemical mark on elements and a physics of nuclear reactions. If you want an easy plus in the disposal read, test Commanded and Control. Any where near like this thorough but more than the to to the history likes them the approximation.
4 / 5 Dorotha
Has been surprised that of the page turner has found this book.

Is the technical book and some leading knowledge of the reactors and the nuclear materials a lot will enhance yours to like to read. This in spite of, desires to skip a technical information more detailed and just house in some descriptions of some disasters there is still treat adds here to interest a more random reader.

Highly recommended for any with even the interest of any one in an atomic age.
5 / 5 Tomas
Took the long time to take by means of this book, how is weighed on detail of engineering. But it is this a lot of detail and sincere open evaluation that mark an essential book to read master an attentive account of some causes and an impact of nuclear accidents, and to form your own view in a function the nuclear energy would owe that have in a mix to generate options.

Is not the controversial promoting the political place.
5 / 5 Dan
An a lot of writing rid well and interesting. Given a reader will have the pre-existing interest in the nuclear things, some explanations are extremely very dipped on and not registering to follow. A lot of some critical accidents (sad in this) defies common sense, but, another underlines that in spite of all a planning and of the accidents of precautions will spend.
One of some better books of his bondadosos that has read. Gripping.

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4 / 5 Ericka
Could do not dipping down. Writing a lot good and pitched in the level that the no technical person easily could comprise. A brilliant has read. A lot of enlightening but also has created worries on ours and the generation of nuclear energy of another nation.
5 / 5 Maudie
To any, taste, of a swipe employed in an industry of nuclear energy, or so only interested in a subject, the a lot of that absorbs read.
The technology has taken such strides massively inside a generation is well to @give that any system is so only like this as well as it is surgical . Thoroughly Recommended. George Woollard.
5 / 5 Vernita
Quite brilliant, to complete synopsis of a development of bomb and development of nuclear energy.

Warn to readers of United Kingdom - IMO written in the little dismissive your American where Brits is so only partorisca ridicule.
This in spite of adequately are to arrive the one who the ‘special ‘ ‘ ‘' the report is.

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4 / 5 Venus
Absolutely that shines - I has read other accounts of some of these accidents but never to a level partorisca detail resupplied here, will love his wry sense of humour and learn treat adds in reactors of nuclear fission - with which reading this will not be able to listen an expression 'punctual supercriticality' without cringing :-)
5 / 5 Tambra
could not dip this down and to rows likes them one of some better books have read. It is an intense education to an industry and a nuclear process and ironically, develops that incredibly I take an industry is.
5 / 5 Deane
I really enjoyed some authors accessible way. A balance of the technical detail and the human narrative is in his point for a random reader with even more available background technician in a copious footnotes. Highly recommend for any interested in of the arms or nuclear energy.
5 / 5 Alfredia
A fascinating and amusing book with abundance partorisca a new student and enough scientific detail and technician for a more anticipated; the clarion ask a admixture of common sense the science.
5 / 5 Lucrecia
The history adds roughly all the nuclear things and radiological. Informative and pitched in a general reader, with enough to satisfy that they want to know more. Some episodes throughout add humour and depth. A lot enjoyable
5 / 5 Chun
Very interesting, very researched and writing in the way that feels unbiased and sincere. You recommend this the professionals in a nuclear industry and that they are @anti-nuclear @ @ equally - dip out of the level that field of touches for the common comprising.
5 / 5 Reba
I really enjoyed this book. Has details quite technical to do it credible to the layperson but a time still an author written in the a lot readable fashion. The value that buys
5 / 5 Edwardo
Realy splendid account. Good technical material and clear in a politics, local and global. Shows that intrinsically the sure nuclear energy is same when in some hands of incompetents and idiot !
4 / 5 Pansy
A real idea to a developer of history of the nuclear reactor and some questions have found to the long of a way. A really enjoyable read while it is hard to dip down and will hunt with you if yours any one careful. If it likes- you join way Bill Bryson writes calm then will find this reserves like this enjoyable. Another point to add is that he in fact done the plot of sense.
4 / 5 Jere
A travesía thoroughly detailed by means of a history of a development of all the nuclear things, and all some ways can go wrong. Informative captivating and no without humour.
4 / 5 Kisha
Liked a way was chaptered. So only detail quite scientific to comprise reason without taking too deep the physics.
5 / 5 Alejandrina
The brilliant bed, fascinating and informative without taking too technical.
5 / 5 Laurette
In that he in an industry, has found this book fascinating and factual. It gives the idea adds the sheer brilliance of some and an external stupidity.
4 / 5 Cordie
A perfect bed for any one interested in of the physics, engineering and world-wide history. Easy to read the riveting all a way by means of. Masters that.
4 / 5 Keesha
Ossia The book is like this a lot-researched, a lot-writing, a lot-balanced and knowledgable that you thoroughly will complain that calm finalised it. Notwithstanding A title and the contained tries one argues in favour of nuclear energy and aims that take the really is. The gentleman Done a lot of Mahaffey.
5 / 5 Tyron
An excellent read, included partorisca to to the people likes them of those who knows little in nuclear physics but is curious in a subject.
5 / 5 Marry
Reading a lot well,but the frames think that that it can go wrong.
4 / 5 Caridad
Descriptive, All-included, scary and ape a same time. A must-read partorisca all the one who are interested in any one boils in these cauldrons during a world.
4 / 5 Rudolf
Felt an a bit confused start , but once has taken to a book found it very interesting.
5 / 5 Cornelia
Very interesting and strangely gripping read with abundance of factual information on some 'incidents' varied and some people those who has mediated in them. I last sometimes partorisca dip it down.
5 / 5 Darrel
A lot of what is spent that we do not listen roughly. A lot informative
5 / 5 Tiffiny
Ossia one the majority partorisca reserve that interests my husband there is not reading never. The enjoys so much that with which arrive it, the reread immediately.
5 / 5 Lorita
Very comprehensible but is highly readable. I have learnt the plot of of the this.

Top Customer Reviews: Introducing ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 25 ratings
5 / 5 Candelaria
Formed: Paperback am not won entirely on for a presentation of book of the comic but a book is the superbly condensed resume of atomic physics the cosmology. Once one results familiarised with a fashion - and sees by means of a faade of book of the comic, ossia the I adds little rodeo of physics of particle.
5 / 5 Florence
Formed: Kindle Edition This book are quite hard that goes to leave a lot has assumed the bad concepts explained or skipped. Certainly it is not an introduction and without leading knowledge of a lot of some concepts was incomprehensible. Baryonc The combinations are particularly has explained bad.
4 / 5 Gino
Formed: Kindle to the Edition likes a lot of Kindle of publications, small text, particularly in of the diagrams, is entirely illegible any subject that develops a view.
For this the points keys are has lost entirely.
Some waste of money in reserving it which is probably quite good. If so only it can it read!!!
5 / 5 Gemma
Formed: Paperback I pre-has ordered this book and I recieved the start of day (included could odorare a wet ink).
In all the chance, a book is a lot informative and fact of the very complex ideas understandable partorisca dip-people,
included the ignorant students of philosophy likes.
4 / 5 Mozell
Formed: Kindle Edition This book will adapt a totally untrained lovers of science. It is not fooled for a subtitle 'One Drives graphic'. It is the pertinent book .
5 / 5 Hoa
Formed: Kindle Edition A book is fun and informative, but reading graphic novels in the kindle is only bobo, some illustrations are far too small, and you big arrives him is so only all too slow. Probably it adds like a real book!
4 / 5 Pamala
Formed: Paperback Good book partorisca a interlude go in more than the reservation has complicated
5 / 5 Vanda
Formed: Kindle Edition Some illustrations, a point of a book, contains text in bubbles of tongue and is very difficult to read in the Kindle.
5 / 5 Rafael
It likes a lot of Kindle of publications, small text, particularly in of the diagrams, is entirely illegible any @@subject that develops a view.
For this the points keys are has lost entirely.
Some waste of money in reserving it which is probably quite good. If so only it can it read!!!
5 / 5 Nikole
Am not won entirely on for a presentation of book of the comic but a book is the superbly condensed resume of atomic physics the cosmology. Once one results familiarised with a fashion - and sees by means of a façade of book of the comic, ossia the I adds little rodeo of physics of particle.
4 / 5 Taunya
This book are quite hard that goes partorisca leave a lot has assumed the bad concepts explained or skipped. Certainly it is not an introduction and without leading knowledge of a lot of some concepts was incomprehensible. Baryonc The combinations are particularly has explained bad.
4 / 5 Sherley
Any one an easy plus of subjects partorisca take the grips with but this book gives an excellent introduction by means of his map, photo etc.
5 / 5 Madelaine
I pre-has ordered this book and I recieved the start of day (included could odorare a wet ink).
In all the chance, a book is a lot informative and fact of the very complex ideas understandable partorisca dip-people,
included the ignorant students of philosophy likes.
5 / 5 Vickie
A book is fun and informative, but reading graphic novels in the kindle is so only bobo, some illustrations are far too small, and you big arrives him is so only all too slow. Probably it adds like a real book!
5 / 5 Antonetta
This book will adapt a totally untrained lovers of science. It is not fooled for a subtitle 'One Drives graphic'. It is the pertinent book .
5 / 5 Dagmar
Some illustrations, a point of a book, contains text in bubbles of tongue and is very difficult to read in the Kindle.
4 / 5 Shelia
Good book partorisca a interlude go in more than the reservation has complicated
5 / 5 Tari
Quantum lite. No own partorisca Kindle and at all is explained in depth. Fund 'That' for Manjit Kumar partorisca be more accessible, and explain material to the plus in satisfactory level. What - Some sleeps that the material is done of ;-)
4 / 5 Lorinda
This book is printed in the unsuitable way the Kindle. The part of a text is aimed in peech bubbles' situated inside photos of years of the drawings. This text is not controlled by a function of source as it looks in tiny script in a small kindle scree. A authot assumes that his reader is already knowledgable in a @@@subject and confuses a bad reader in time. It have to that be the first tutor of university year.
4 / 5 Meaghan
A main text is well, but in a Kindle some diagrams can not be missing, and there is the plot of text in his too much, which poden any bed. My eyesight is not like this as well as it uses partorisca be, and partorisca take the full value of this book would require in an antiquated form, printed to paper.
4 / 5 Raphael
Enjoyable, But the little disjointed and very simplistic. Any really resupply the scientist. Or the scientific description of a @@@subject
5 / 5 Lanita
still if it is not there!

A structure of this book does partorisca read the tiresome and failure to present the coherent dialogue. A lesson partorisca me is that researchers have vested interest in looking to be doing something and discovering new things - something partorisca justify his existence and some the vast sums of money spend. It averts it is any more interested in his discoveries.
5 / 5 Carlton
I like an idea to use so the pictures and that speak on some character that shaped a subject. Unfortunately a writing is like this bad that not even some the basic ideas are transmitted effectively.
4 / 5 Genevie
Coast Introduzione and overview of a field. Well partorisca any that wants to know basic information in this zone of physics.
4 / 5 Giovanna
Does not go to feign that I have followed all, but is certainly very easy to condense this vast field if investigation to the small volume and this has been tentativa well.

Top Customer Reviews: Quantum Theory: A ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 41 ratings
4 / 5
Formed: Paperback was VERY partorisca some first twenty pages or like this, but of then on is the waste partorisca time the mine that reads it. Very dense and writing very bad. Some of some sentences were like this of the bad writings find me mentally redrafting them. They are sure that could modify it a book and reduce a number of words in him for 50.

An example: 'An electron a lot all some time possesses the definite place or the definite mometum, but possesses a potentiality partorisca exhibit one of these if the measure turns a potentiality to an actuality'. I think that that this means ' can not measure a place and moment of an electron simultaneoulsly to the point partorisca time dated.

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5 / 5
Formed: Kindle the edition There is more than the flesh in this book that the majority in this subject odd, and I apreciate a unconventional inclusion of a mathematics in a apndice. A history of a development of a theory, of an author the one who had involved in fact in him and has known the majority of a peoiple has involved, is really adds.
Has the description detailed of eigenvectors, but any explanation of his use in a theury! And a mathematician has to that be fact in Hilbert space! That is concealed?!
Almost the book adds.
4 / 5
Formed: Paperback always looks partorisca love these books, like the Meng that study of the engineering of the Software has the enthusiastic interest in alot of appearances of engineering, and when it begins the project that begins something new I always look for one of these 'A Very Short Introduction' books, never of then in the first place reads 'A Very Short Introduction The Cryptography'. Has the vast collection of these all of different authors are perfectly pocket sized partorisca take anywhere so that it can read him a lot casualidad takings, no too much overwhelms it still give the very good idea to a fundamentals or 'foundations' of some subjects, have still partorisca find one east disappoints.

Partorisca Scientific of computers that looks for the book afterwards is an I highly would recommend Quantum Computing of Cambridge University.
5 / 5
Formed: Paperback has learnt maquinal quantum in university, partorisca my first terracing (in chemistry). This book is the beautiful exposure of a subject for the master in communication. BUT - you still it has to that develop the 'way to think' to take inside quantum mechanics. In spite of Polkinghorne capacity in describing things, am not sure that this ' he'.
This in spite of, the first-class refresher partorisca me (fifty years on)
4 / 5
Formed: Paperback Good overview of several bits of Quantum Theory. Probably partorisca a partially-initiated more than any bottomless of physics. I have read it likes the refresher and partorisca spend me updated with of the Quantum theory has in the first place learnt forty years.
4 / 5
Formed: Paperback is the handy little book. Among, it says the one who precise says, and he then regime. Like the title of a book suggests, is the very short introduction . Been due to of the one of the east the would not be an ideal textbook so that they can be look for one. It is more than the refresher in a subject or the teaser to take you intrigued to read more elsewhere.
5 / 5
Formed: Paperback are no the quantum physicist neither never are probably partorisca be! This in spite of has has loved that read something in a subject after seeing some fascinating programs of television on that. This short book has been some way to explain something in a subject which have found both interesting and (so only slightly) enlightening. If you enjoy a 'adventurous' read partorisca give it the gone. Any guarantee is an although.
4 / 5
Formed: Kindle the edition rids Really interesting - fact understandable but still retaining all a complexity. Easy to follow so that it is written like the history unfolds by means of that makes history the easy plus partorisca comprise for any-physical, that does the good gradual transition among classical and modern physics. An essential concept to comprise for all the world-wide think - like this well value a bed!
5 / 5
Formed: Kindle Edition Very clearly writing but does not think never will comprise a subject same when I read it again. It is not postponed. Of it weaves it to them of ideas. Well lovely reading.
5 / 5
Formed: Paperback that Interest but a lot esoteric and no partorisca easy reading. This has not been written partorisca a random reader.
4 / 5
It was VERY partorisca some first twenty pages or like this, but of then on is the waste partorisca time the mine that reads it. Very dense and writing very bad. Some of some sentences were like this of the bad writings find me mentally redrafting them. They are sure that could modify it a book and reduce a number of words in him for 50.

An example: 'An electron a lot all some time possesses the definite place or the definite mometum, but possesses a potentiality partorisca exhibit one of these if the measure turns a potentiality to an actuality'. I think that that this means ' can not measure a place and moment of an electron simultaneoulsly to the point partorisca time dated.

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5 / 5
Has more flesh in this book that the majority in this subject odd, and I apreciate a unconventional inclusion of a mathematics in a apêndice. A history of a development of a theory, of an author the one who had involved in fact in him and has known the majority of a peoiple has involved, is really adds.
Has the description detailed of eigenvectors, but any explanation of his use in a theury! And a mathematician has to that be fact in Hilbert space! That is concealed?!
Almost the book adds.
5 / 5
Has learnt maquinal quantum in university, for my first terracing (in chemistry). This book is the beautiful exposure of a subject for the master in communication. BUT - you still it has to that develop the 'way to think' to take inside quantum mechanics. In spite of Polkinghorne capacity in describing things, am not sure that this ' he'.
This in spite of, the first-class refresher for me (fifty years on)
4 / 5
always looks to love these books, as he Meng that it study of the engineering of the Software has the enthusiastic interest in alot of appearances of engineering, and when it begins the project that begins something new I always look for one of these 'A Very Short Introduction' books, never of then in the first place reads 'A Very Short Introduction To Cryptography'. Has the vast collection of these all of different authors are perfectly pocket sized to take anywhere so that it can read him a lot casualidad takings, no too much overwhelms it still give the very good idea to a fundamentals or 'foundations' of some subjects, have still to find one east disappoints.

For scientists of computers that looks for the book afterwards is an I highly would recommend Quantum Computing of Cambridge University.
4 / 5
Good overview of several bits of Quantum Theory. Probably for a partially-initiated more than any bottomless of physics. I have read it likes the refresher and to spend me updated with of the Quantum theory has in the first place learnt forty years.
4 / 5
Is the handy little book. Among, it says the one who precise says, and he then regime. Like the title of a book suggests, is the very short introduction . Been due to of the one of the east the would not be an ideal textbook so that they can be look for one. It is more than the refresher in a @@subject or the teaser to take you intrigued to read more elsewhere.
4 / 5
Are no the quantum physicist neither never are probably to be! This in spite of has has loved that read something in a @@@subject after seeing any fascinating programs of television on that. This short book has been some way to explain something in a @@@subject which have found both interesting and (so only slightly) enlightening. If you enjoy one 'adventurous' read give it the gone. Any guarantee is an although.
4 / 5
A lot clearly writing but does not think never will comprise a subject same when I read it again. It is not postponed. Of the to plot of ideas. Well lovely reading.
4 / 5
Rids really interesting - fact understandable but still retaining all a complexity. Easy to follow so that it is written like the history unfolds by means of that makes history the easy plus to comprise for any-physical, that does the good gradual transition among classical and modern physics. An essential concept to comprise for all the world-wide think - like this well value a bed!
4 / 5
Interesting but a lot esoteric and no for easy reading. This has not been written for a random reader.
4 / 5
Ossia The brief introduction very written to some of some ideas of quantum mechanics. It presents some contrive keys of maquinal wave and matrix, collapse of a eigenstate and a principle of uncertainty. There is also the good discussion in some philosophical interpretations of quantum mechanics. I recommend this book like the point of start in learning in one the majority of successful theory partorisca date in of the physics.
5 / 5
Phew - This was Toil but am happy I persevered - is something all require partorisca be able to try and take.
5 / 5
A good and informative general introduction to the complicated but fascinating subject. And with some right diagrams partorisca do a text an easy plus partorisca comprise.
4 / 5
No the hard read yes so only wants to know a basics without being joined up in complicated wordiness and science.
5 / 5
Has think that this would be to surround it succinct of quantum theory, but an author spends the plot of time in of the details of an experimental fund and philosophical distractions that does not help to clear quantum theory.
4 / 5
Excellent introduction to a field for any one quantum newb or the student of physics/graduates those who want to brush up in an any one mathematical basics likes I.
5 / 5
The clear preliminary treatment easy partorisca an any physicist to the clear and just overview. Much more basic and easer partorisca comprise that one first acts on but also authorative.
5 / 5
Resupplies the good basic comprising so that they are not expert but never a less still wants to learn in a subject.
4 / 5
... It liked Particularly of a historical narrative of as the history of Quantum Theory unfolds and continuous the intrigue. It recommends this to any with an interest in any appearance of Physics.
4 / 5
Has taught electronic in level of collage, and although I have known of an engineering stance the one who electrons , never has comprised fully to be. Quantum mechanics fascinates me and one has read more, a more are advantage to believe never fully comprises that it is going in. People like Prof Polkinhorne help, and this little book will present a beginner to some of some odd concepts of the his and our quantum world. If it calms it has not studied never science, some of a subject @@@subject can try the little difficult to take, but calm always can research elsewhere and does not spoil a bed. John Polkinhorne has been taught by some of one 20th. The most utmost scientists of the century and has had the glittering pursues like the Theoretical Physicist in Cambridge. It is the very humble and spiritual man the one who was ordained like an Anglican Priest after leaving Cambridge. Has an honour to be informed to as the escientific a lot' in Dawkins 'God Delusion'. Prof. Polkinhorne HAS the refreshingly holistic approximation, when trying explains reality, (that never ossia) and yes calms like this book, then recommend you read more in a man and his seen. I gave considerable lunch for has thought.
4 / 5
Is well this book is short - is like this general that looks so only partorisca appeal to the quantum physicist the one who already knows that they do not know some details of quantum theory. It is the bit likes to wade by means of thickness treacle.
5 / 5
Sufficed to say that I have had the sleep maquinal quantum (roughly football) that has read this.

The work adds to present QM concepts to a no expert reader. Not to allege it could spend an examination in a subject, but know the plot more now that has read this book.

Prof. Polkinghorne Writes clearly and directly. It is easy to follow, although his subject is more defiant.
4 / 5
A preface of this book informs to a ‘discovered of modern quantum theory' that involves is the naturalidad arriving phenomena that requires explanation, like this perhaps a creation of the words and the development would be appropriate more. Semantics Evita, a message takes of this book is that to spear of quantum theory arrives more questions that answered and depends so much in of the equations and esoteric mathematics that a @@subject still always will remain out of one comprising of a vast majority of people. Reading this book has spent to import some inaugural papers of Bohemian the rhapsody…Is this a real life? It is this just fantasy ?
Whilst A quantum world clearly has some practical applications, some looks of underlying science to be going to derives to some realms of philosophy and metaphysical that obviously creates unlimited spent for future debate in a subject. An author has done the determinate endeavour to explain the quantum theory but I doubt a random reader will be promoted the delve deeper to a subject like the result of this VSI.
4 / 5
There looks to be some mixed descriptions regarding J.C. Book. Well, personally I seat that it offers the very wide and clear description to a global structure of quantum physics. Some tentativas to reserve to arouse the interest of a reader by means of the estorytelling' of historical facts and explains some of some fundamental issues in quantum theory.

Still like the physicist, finds some appearances of a quite difficult book the comprehend, especially a last separated to the equal that speaks some philosophical appearances of quantum theory. To any-physical, this pound can look all a difficult plus. But of all some books have read, this book gives a more simplified description of quantum theory. Highly recommended for readers that loves to know the one who the quantum theory is everything roughly and the one who each student of physicist has to that spend for to win his terracing!
5 / 5
Quantum theory: the Very Short Introduction, for John Polkinghorne, Oxford University Press, 2002, 128 ff.

A undergraduate drive the quantum physics
For Howard Jones

An author of this pocola monograph, John Polkinghorne KBE FRS, was a Professor of Mathematical Physics in Cambridge University for the decade before 1979 when you resign to study to result an Anglican priest. In his a lot of books has done the special studio of a report among science and religion and is one of a recipients of a Templeton prize that is attributed for illumination of a spiritual dimension to be.

This is not a simple plus or more in the absorbent book in a subject has read. I have found Frank monograph Prójima in a same series, the physics of Particle has titled, more than absorbing and much easier to read. Understand 2 for example presents the matrix mechanics and eigenvectors. There is at all really scary here and the majority of a mathematician is in a Apêndice but some terms and many of some 'explanations' is likely to deter no-the mathematicians think. Person another the sacked of wins of mathematician anything of a Hamiltonians and partial derivatives in another Apêndice.

But a text is readable and informative, and comprises to to the subjects likes him-gliela consciousness and Gamow tunnelling and explains a function of such luminaries likes Max Been born and Paul Dirac. Each subject is treated in small, bite-sized pieces, each one which as duquel is reasonably self-has contained; as it is not necessary to face everything of some more defiant ideas for information of extract of some later portions. It admonishes 3 an author has said: 'At most time and further of places, a universe has been devoid of consciousness'. Ossia The amazing statement for the priest to do. It is certainly state devoid of the human consciousness but I would have expected the priest to maintain that a consciousness of Goddess was present eternally.

A book explains simply for any-scientists roughly of some incredible consequences of some ideas that underpin what physical and explains some common terms. This in spite of, suspicion that no-the scientists will find a quite intimidating book. For this he an excellent introductory volume for undergraduates in of the physics or chemical. An approximation is holistic and spiritual, which is appropriate totally, that is still in ideas of Fritjof Goat Tao of Physics. The readers have interested in this subject can also loves look on Manjit Kumar 2009 That of book in a subject same.

Dr. Howard A. Jones is an author of One Drives Thoughtful to God (2006) and A Tao of Holism (2008), both published for Or Books of Winchester, United Kingdom.

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5 / 5
I have wanted really write the description regarding this book I stumbled on. After taking loaned of the partner has has wanted to went it so much in Amazon to verify what is and found has the Kindle edition (any one the failure like this there is not the plot of pictures and formatting) and is so only £. While looking in some descriptions although there is remarked that perhaps some people have not been like this enthusiastic to the equal that has wanted to share my view! I love the sciences and I love way of University Challenge of the knowledge and I so only want to all there is to be fascinated for a @@@subject but a crude dulls and the sad history is that they are by train to approach me mine 30s and has studied accounting in university and therefore struggle the comprehend the majority of some university big books in quantum mechanics and molecular biology, has spent one 1st or 2nd understand of the each one. As I dumbed the down to try and find a soyechanical That for dummies' books and looked in of the libraries and in Kindle. This book is excellent, dipped the one of in this way, could comprise it all and feel that it was not too easy but neither too hard. Calm give you a satisfaction to learn in a subject without a calm feeling so only is scraping a surface of him because you are not a lot enough. It is the good start , point and averts. It likes 5 clashes his and yes calms also seat you always wished to study physicist but never quite done the, feels free to begin of of the this :)
4 / 5
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Does not concern Me on an error that another reviewer has been mad about roughly like any very material difference to a level of sympathetic I has wanted to take to. And, the difference of another reviewer, finds Gentleman Tomkins so much dull and patronising. This book, contrast, is extremely very written and never patronising.
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5 / 5
Ossia The very written account any technician of some fundamental ideas of Quantum Theory for one of the main practitioners of a subject.

To try to cover such the subject deep in 128 pages without appealing to the mathematics advanced is impossible, of course, without some significant omissions desquels there is the number in this book. In spite of it is good to see the (recently) front-line the Quantum theorist that present such to variable of accounts of the width of some deep paradoxes still associated with an interpretation of a subject, p. p.ej. Included mentioning von Neumann defective 'completeness' try, although it suspects the reader having any leading knowledge of these interpretational the subjects could have some difficulty in following a history.
Practising the Quantum physicists also could crease to in front of Polkinghorne decision to situate such emphasis in these interpretational appearances, more than some long and extraordinary successes of a theory; it mentions QED in brief, but gives any account of a spectacular function of Theory of Quantum Field in unification of QED and a Feeble nuclear force and in a development of Quantum Chromodynamics to describe a strong nuclear force.

But more tellingly, any mention of a 'elephant in a room' - a complete failure of Quantum Theory to describe Gravity. One looks for unification of the gravity with Quantum theory has occupied a lot of some better alcohols in of the physics for the majority of some -70 years of these two theories have achieved his present (basic) form. Ossia A time extraordinarily longitude without progress, which signals to an or (more likely) so much the theories that is 'incomplete' in some fundamental respect. They are very surprised that this has not gone at least mentioned by an author.

Is interested really learn some the fundamental ideas of Quantum Theory can do very better that listens to a late, adds, Richard Feynman that gives his conferences on 'A Character of Physical Law' in Cornell University, USA, in a @@@1960s - can the to you finds so that the part of Microsoft is 'Project Tuva', on-line in <>
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5 / 5
Ossia The short book , and ossia his only advantage , unfortunately.
Has admitted, that an author is eminent in this field and was the student of Paul adds Dirac. This in spite of, this rids does not seat easily in the series has drawn to do the @@@subject accessible to a novice. There is far too mathematical esoteric that it is well for the book of this gender. One critical never stronger is a fact that in planting to maintain to the ideas of basic physics likes them some fold slit experience (which this reserves done well!) And then developing some ideas of atomic structure, and a principle of uncertainty, gets obsessed with things like this of the operators and similar pleasure.
He Love the good introduction the Quantum Theory, looks no further that some books for George Gamow is 'A New World of Gentleman Tompkins' or soyr Tomkins in paperback', or, 'Uncle Albert and a Quantum Investigation'.
5 / 5
A very accessible introduction to one the majority of @subject that alcohol of curves in of the physics (if any everything of science). Prpers Having read the few books in quantum theory, would say John Polkinghorne VSI is up there like one of one the majority of clear and current deliveries. A fascinating travesía, and the good place for has has interested readers to start with.
4 / 5
Books of a "Introduction Very Short" the series is true gems for a curioses among knots that loves snoop to the subject without taking has involved also.
Highly recommended.

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5 / 5 Wilhemina
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4 / 5 Lucien
Has found this very useful reservation, although the glossary would have helped enormously. It gives good coverage of a subject integer but has been first writing of a LHC is coming on-line and therefore it is now the little has dated. This in spite of, have found easily can comprise pieces in a LHC and a Higgs Bosone in the bed that this.
5 / 5 Eliza
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5 / 5 Felicia
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One excellent rodeo of a state of the today explained physics in tongue very simple. This rids is not written to impress another academics, is surround he of terrific / explanation of some wonderful developments that has done a discovery of a Higgs possible particle. Frank Chiude is the gifted communicator
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5 / 5 Amado
Is the short introduction but requires careful reading and some knowledge of a subject! I will read it again when has time.
4 / 5 Ola
Excellent rodeo. So only that there is wanted. It can have been the little more with a longitude to give the time for explanation detailed. (Some black holes!!!!).
4 / 5 Cherly
A clear text a lot that adapt of the plot that had forgotten and learning some new material also.
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Frank Chiude cranked was a lot of 'very short intro is' all of them readable, but a lot all compatible in content. This in spite of ossia the good judge of start for any newish to a subject. It recommends.
5 / 5 Gisele
A comprehensible overview of a regular model, has involved enough without resultant incomprehensible to any-expert.
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5 / 5 Sybil
This I found to be an excellent introduction the physics of particle. An enthusiasm of an author for his subject finds very strongly and Frank Near, the one who is the Professor of Physics in Oxford Universities, is obviously very learnt roughly physicist of particle. In that is the short volume (run of one 'A Very Short Introduction' serious) covers the plot of earth in the clear way and without a need for any mathematics. Near it was able to explain some concepts of mine, the no-physical, with very better the clarity that other authors have achieved. The subjects have covered to comprise some particles and of the forces of a Regular Model, anti@subject and a Big Bang. A chapter titled 'As big and small is big and small?' Comprise some fascinating comparisons that marks one appreciates some dimensions, masses and energies of particles.

For mine in pleasant, to park consecrated too spatial, specifically the whole chapter, to some the different accelerators have used to research particles, like cyclotrons and synchrotrons, and explaining some advantages and disadvantages of linear versus the accelerators circulate. Like this, a next chapter has covered exclusively some detectors have used to choose on evidence of particles and collisions of particle. This was like the lesson of history in a crew used in physics of particle, which to my alcohol detracted of a subject main of a book. Consistently, I simply skimmed by means of these two chapters. Of course, ossia my personal opinion and other readers can find this class of information more than absorbs that I have done.

A final chapter is titled 'Questions for a 21st century' in the Next speculates in a character of subject dark, supersymmetry, massive neutrinos, mass (Higgs boson), plasmas of gluon of the quark and a possibility of fines-dimensional universe. Like the book has been published in 2004, and read those nine years later, rests to ask me that the progress is there be these new years in these zones, on and on one a lot-publicised, likely discovery of a Higgs boson.

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4 / 5 Gerry
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5 / 5 Juliet
This book assumes that a reader is happy to take all his statements on confidence, without requirement partorisca evidence or convincing argues. It beat on bookmarks/marcadors of claims in particles and of the forces without giving solid evidence partorisca sustain these claims.

True, has chapters that describes some experiences and device, but these never quite constitute justification. They are just fragments of justifications.

Of an empty among the chances and our senses is very big in physics of particle (I.et. More the things am calculated more than literally een') physical of the particle has the very good reason to be especially careful to distinguish among that is fact and that it is theory. In this book has not been engreído that any tentativa has been done to do such distinctions.

Seldom is the claims have linked to the theory has appointed. Instead they are declared so only as if facts.

Obvious questions the sceptics but the reasonable reader could have is ignored. For example, several statements in a behaviour of neutrinos is die but is to say that the neutrinos are incredibly difficult to relieve. It is not that bite it odd? How it is that so much it is known purportedly in neutrinos when it is like this hard closing to know that they exist?

In some signals that are to say that the neutrons and the protons actuate much more concentrate that one orders the particles has thought to do them. This quite question of first order with a theorising is distinguished was, which is well, but brushed averts with a statement that a difference can a lot of east times 'be derived of theory'.

So much, read this book yes wants to be bombed with some names and of the properties of particles that nameless the people believe to exist in a base of unspecified evidence. Not to buy it wants to be convinced by real science.

Sad this looks hard, but seat underestimated for an author, and that has tried to blind me with elegant touching science.
4 / 5 Josefina
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Like this point of start for any interested in physics of particle, ossia an ideal book especially like the precursor to read ‘Nuclear Physics' written for a same author. A book defines in detail some members that the be be designate a zoo of particle, and also a way in that the be be discover. These rows of a chamber of innovative bubble by means of him some predecessors of some big hadron collider in CERN and also identifies some experiences planned for a LHC which has not been operational at the same time this book has been written.
A basic knowledge of physics will be useful in sympathetic a content like a capacity to comprehend a inconceivably the small numbers that relates the measures of particles, his levels of energy and some term of time in that exist. A chapter that extracted antimatter of the subject/exotic particularly is defying particle like this new the varieties are presented in an amazing tax, this in spite of the very comprehensible glossary has taken to maintain the clue of some numerous particles has mentioned here and elsewhere in a book. If your interest in the physics of particle is limited to a book, then this VSI will be the good election to the equal that resupplies an interesting, educational and that absorbs idea to an underlying world-wide particle everything.
5 / 5 Sergio
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Frank Chiude describes a lot of some facets of entities of physics of particle in the compact volume, accessible. It goes further some subjects of normal popular science, achieving the detection of particle, production and a zoo of particle of hadrons. In spite of his accessibility, compact writing Prójima , simple the fashion leaves a coverage of complex subjects beside a basic plus some, that ensures that any reader receives a complete fund of physics of particle to date, while a discussion of a future street of the physics of particle drives a reader to read further and the deep plus that comprises of a subject.

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5 / 5 Mikaela
Is looking for The clear plus that comprises that some scientists in CERN is until - or perhaps calms so only have an impulse to know your baryon of the yours meson - ossia a book to buy . I have read enough the little of some Very Short Introductions, on all the class of subjects, and author Frank Chiude is to be commended to do Physics of Particle one of one much more. It is concise, inspiring, crammed with facts (more than thinking) and no like this anticipated to the equal that to shorten it tentativa to obtain of a beginner the foothold. In short, is an ideal introduction very short.

An author begins with the series of irresistibles done ('Look in a point in an end of this sentence - his ink contains some 100 billions of atoms of carbon') - exactly a class of information that, for me at least, does not fail never the fascinate. This dips a groundwork amiably for what follows: one for one, Frank explains in clear layman is to designate each one that like this of some fundamental particles and forces of a universe. It is everything dips was more clearly that has read anywhere more, and an author is savvy enough to appreciate the curve to learn of a reader (likes section headings like 'To the equal that know this?' Show).

Explains a transfer and load of the quark, something concealed has been long the mystery of mine. Pions, kaons, transmission, neutrinos, Odd quarks and all some other ingredients that touch it exotic of a universe is covered. Finally it finalises with the chapter that detail these zones of physics of particle in the scientific is expecting to spill lighter - a Higgs field, antimatter, supersymmetry, and like this on.

Does not have any critique at all in this excellent little book. Highly recommendeded.
5 / 5 Lewis
This book (deservedly) has the plethora of good descriptions, and I desire to add another to this. In the first place, I have to say that Frank Chiude is one of some writers of the clearest science there is not founding never. His writing is luzcan, still never has simplified on; eloquent, this in spite of any pretentious (different some, Peter Atkins for chances), and this, never import anything more, this the refreshing introduction to a zone of science. Secondly, An also has to that I aim out of just that the information is packed to this pocket-sized volume, as well as his lovely of explanation of reason to know sure facts in his zone of expertise, more than just that declares that it is a chance . It can declare much more, but enough frankly it is state declared enough well for another reviewers. I have loved only action in mine excite of a book.
4 / 5 Shiloh
An excellent introduction to this fascinating subject. Start with basic principles (like that is @@subject, his constituents, that means for energy, and which are some physical forces in a universe), directs a reader to some later experiences of physics of particle. This transition is done a lot of smoothly, without confusing a reader. A book does not contain unecessary mathematical or the information has complicated. It is aimed in a no-specialist the one who has an interest in a @@@subject and master comprehend the few things quickly and easily. I have found this very interesting reservation and very written. Highly I recommend it.
5 / 5 Monnie
Has did not ask never reason is particle accelerator when be built in a world in the macizo (and expensive) stairs, and reason the physicists say that they are like this of entities for one comprising of a Universe? Calm listened often roughly antimatter and subject @of darkness but there is never really known the one who bad? This book will answer these questions, and many more, in the satisfactory way. Frank In firm delivery any one the 'introduction very short', but the deep discussion of a subatomic world in a engrossing way. Has the deep interest in of the physics, although they are not an expert, and this book has has fulfilled totally my expectations.
4 / 5 Jong
Are the defender adds of this series, partially reason have found the period reserves fuller on many of some subjects have covered in a series is shows on cushioned generators. Easily they could have been summarized in a way in that this series achieves like this admirably. This particular book has to that character for his clarity as well as his conciseness. In spite of his period, still has a power the instill marvels regarding a way a subatomic world is structured.
5 / 5 Larry
A Oxford the University press has described his 'Introductions Very Short' as the estimulating and accessible way in the the subject new'.

Whilst Some Introductions are not meant to be the 'dummies drive' or included be the wide introduction (the book can be so only the short test treating once @@subject of niche inside a @@@subject), is of entity that a statement of the general mission on is abided by. A subject when it comes to these books is if a book is writing lucidly and appropriately enough to be 'accessible' to a layman. Generally, a temptation is that expert more described feel a need to indulgently show of his discharge of knowledge in the subject. Any that thinks that that Frank Chiude is aiming was here but this VSI is pithced the way was. For any with the brief interest in Physics of Particle the one who was 'new to a @@@subject' this book does not help.

These leaves to reserve at the beginning well. But finally it gives way to the mass of formulas, and more formulate, and explanations in these formulas, and derivations of these formulas....

Has had to take reading this book - is a prime minister of a series that could not finalise. The totally fruitless result for me. I have not been learning anything and I am resulted increasingly frustrated in a quantity of knowledge has assumed.

Sincerely to Frank Chiude this subject @@@subject so only can be too difficult to simplify. His VSI on At all was effective and accessible. But for reverting behind to a VSI statement of mission: quell'estimulating and accessible way in the the subject new' - this reservation fracasada (for me). Ossia Totally subjective and he so that it can have some people those who find that ossia pertinent as purely I am writing this description like the small word to warn.

Top Customer Reviews: Trinity: The ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 17 ratings
4 / 5 Deanna
Frank Chiude follows on his excellent 'Half Life' with another masterful players of accounts of entities in 20th-C science of history of nuclear+physics. Good explanations of investigation of early fission, Big Bretagna H Program of bomb and portrayed of interesting character of one (unhappy and finally tragic) Fuchs, (charismatic and betrays) Cups&of Gentleman Peierls, and a (mostly useless and compromised) spooks - like this also the spy-thriller. Rid adds in the subject very big for the serious scientist.
5 / 5 Johnathon
Details historical analysis of Klaus Fuchs spying secret of atom for Soviet Union in United Kingdom and EUA particularly during project of Manhattan.
5 / 5 Houston
Counts very full that Fuchs has done and that. Also some his constraints in United Kingdom programs nuclear.
5 / 5 Doreatha
Frank Chiude Physical has the class of life of dual writing - which is ideal data here is writing in a dual life of the German nuclear physicist the one who was also the Russian spy. A lot of Neighbour the books give abundance of detail in the concrete appearance of physical - my preferred is his Neutrino of compact title , the introduction adds to this fascinating particle. This in spite of, closes also has the followers for history of spy. It is given already we a history of Bruno Pontecorvo for the half Life, and now take the biography of Klaus Fuchs.

A communist of his youth, Fuchs has escaped Germania Nazi still United Kingdom, where an explosion of war saw in the first place treated like the alien of suspicious enemy, but his expertise in a suddenly desperately the field of the entity of nuclear physics has seen propiciada a fold, doing on theory for nuclear reactors and of the atomic bombs, both in United Kingdom and in some the EUA, where do contributi of entity to a Project of Manhattan. Shockingly, when He all is exited in 1950, was has discovered also that the majority of a time among 1941 and 1949, raisin of the nuclear secrets to Russia - and that to good sure possible for Russia to take up with one West in his development of nuclear weapons.

This is not the book of heavy science - Prójimo so only gives details of big level of a physics involved - but instead looks the very detailed history of Fuchs' spying activity and a (frankly bumbling) the process because it was has taken finally. More than painting Fuchs in black and white like a betrayer of the harm of his country has adopted, Near gives the picture has balanced that the helps comprise reasons Fuchs felt was of entity to balance on that it could have it been nuclear world-wide total American dominance after a Second world-wide War and reason his consciousness looked to force to confess, when it have tried excellent in covering his clues and dissembling in a past.

There is Slightly mixed feelings in a level partorisca detail Near goes to. Certainly we take to experience a reality to spy in all his sometimes ready, sometimes pathetic detail - any to mention a goings on in a Harwell establishment of nuclear investigation in United Kingdom, which looked to having read quite- transmissions for the do a subject ideal for the series of modern work. It is also really interesting to see the one who MI5 has developed of practically at all to the professional(ish) agency of intelligence. This in spite of, almost seats that Near it was also, erm, near of his subject, giving the description detailed so much of conversations, travesías and like this advances that the times can result the tedious touch if any when be considered like an academic title.

Another small moan - perhaps reason a house is not a science, has had the number of scientist typos. For example, chemical formulae is written wrongly with a number of the pointed atoms like the right number more than the subscript, is to say 100 terracings Fahrenheit is the to same temperature likes 100 of terracings Celsius, and uranium hexafluoride is described like the soyixture of uranium and fluorine' more than the compound. Everything trivial modifying errors, but that suggests that a house was elsewhere.

Has to that very sure that Near - the one who has known personally some of these involved - are situated ideally to say this history, and does like this with immense care. This was the crucial period in a development of a modern world, and or any Fuchs merit an epithet of coverage to be 'the spy the dangerous plus in history', is the history that is still of entity today.
4 / 5 Amiee
This book is in that spends when we achieve a crossroads of existence. We are once he has left an atom can release his explosive power. We have done once that we can be readier still and create the new bomb that is not so only the main version of a forward: east times a potential force is to all intents infinite. Jimmy Carter called it a force of Creation he, and that really say he – is taking a power of a sun and some stars to our own hands. Ossia Of the that hands , precisely? A name of a game is to take there first and have a new bomb ready to the fright was roughly another type before it takes his and uses it to scare was. You are seating comfortably? Then I will begin.

At the same time of WW2 so that Big Bretagna and Amsterdam were in some earlier phases of this process, has sawed-operative partly but looks like Amsterdam at least was really pursuing the monopoly of a development. While in Europe a desperate fight against the Nazism has very directed to see a Soviet Union like main, perhaps an only real, fighter in a cause. A committed toiler for a cause was a German refugee Klaus Fuchs. Fuchs Has not been Hebrew, and can or can not have perceived a British way of life as, says, preferable to the own diet of Stalin of terror. A way or another are one of an able plus and more learnt of nuclear physicists, and his mould to import directed partorisca spend on to a Soviets a classified material that has been uniquely very situated to have in his possession. This was a cause that overrode all more in his alcohol. It was evident to some ‘western' can that has had it the tope or more than one. It Professor Closes patiently dips was partorisca is some long and stumbling tries that has directed not even ‘ to' Fuchs is debunking – finally spills some grain he, and mark of this that can it. More than a swipe, Near rubs our nose in this point – same after a ‘confession' to one a lot totally ‘ept' (pardon) Jim Skardon, the Fuchs could have was with him all prenden well and has on finalised like this Professor of ( says) Physical Theorist in Oxford, the estaca fill until recently for Franco In firm.

The professor Closes is perhaps any one the professional historian, but calls the a lot of one and a lot readable also. Where it is an out of-and-out of professional is in some lucidas and terrifying the explanations gives technical that goes to a ultra-weaponry that prpers has chosen to arm with. For behind a whole history there lurks a question yes Fuchs in fact could have had well in his side. It does not mean to rent a Soviet Union, and socialist no democrat ought to. That I bad is – he similar arms owe that exist, is better for a side so only for his have, or is the balance at least less terrible? It can politician never be like this of entity like the subjects that surrounds nuclear fusion? We can not think a lot of communism, but that Tierra of Hope and Gloria, Swears to Thee My Country and a rest of him returned in?

Near gives the useful sketch of Fuchs funds, and a way was taken to a bosom of a family of Rudolf and Genia Peierls. A whole situation is arisen out of an advance of a Reich, and a word this has to that maintain arising is ‘treachery'. Sure – but we are still behind with a question ‘That is more than importing the one who that?' It is remained unsatisfied with Prójimo is managing of one questions at least, and is that it has done it Fuchs think of Big Bretagna? It see some the EUA and an USSR as his Gog and Magog, some so only two real participants. Inghilterra Was so only where raisin to be, a lot likes Rudolf and Genia was his house. In some phases in his contradictory confessions say that Inghilterra was a country has adopted and coming to love. Well, spheres to this – was so only lying partorisca consolation, has to very sure.

Like an irony, a Soviets half-disowned Fuchs to ‘confess' in all the chance. Anything one can feel in his politics, no really the chair can do more than supposition in his mindset. Anything concealed was, swipe with destiny, but how is our political ‘leaders '.
4 / 5 Waldo
Any deception - ossia an incredibly detailed history to as Russia has taken details for an atomic bomb of the scientist that read for British (and for association) can American, and like one spy the one who has shared an information was has taken finally. It resupplies a backdrop for the plot of distrust of Amsterdam to United Kingdom after WW2, and dips a backdrop for treachery incidentally to likes him to it Kim Philby.

Like such the factual to the period is the surprisingly enjoyable read - perhaps a detail is too much in the places and fault of an interview with Klaus Fuchs (the spy), but a detail in a report with his mates and sponsors Rudolf Peierls is fascinating

there is enjoyed a lot this book and look forward to reading other books for an author.
5 / 5 Nora
A book in a development of a nuclear bomb and two of some men those who has helped for the do the reality, Rudolf Peierls and Klaus Fuchs (the one who spent of the secrets to an USSR). It is the book in a science for behind the nuclear weapon or the biographical history roughly one of one the majority of nototious spies in modern time? I seat an author can a lot of he quite frames on his alcohol. In depth the information in a science is useful but a method still is deployed for some actions of some main players. This meticulousness when used in the human level is a lot tedious and a narrative taking flooded for too much of detail and is very easy to lose an edge of one 'action'.

In general that it could it to it have been fascinating accounts of the pivotal the moment in history takes flooded by his own ambitions.
5 / 5 Guy
These starts of book in the way/of history of the science, details it some players in a development (and realisation that sews it be developed) of nuclear weapons and to the equal that take to having involved with each another. It comprises like a need for such investigation has been presented to government, in the upper secret way,

Then gradually, turns to the thriller, as we discover one 'treachery and investigation' of a tope in a crew.

An a lot of writing, very detailed, historical and factual thriller.

To good sure there aprisa for some legislations of films...
4 / 5 Karlene
Although it have listened bit it on one has called like this the arms ran so that it grow on, no never has listened of Klaus Fuchs or his history to share atomic secrets with to Russia Soviet. This a lot of the book has researched well, written by an expert physicist whose knowledge and comprising of a scientific fund to a history is unmatched, has said a history of both a man Klaus Fuchs and a science for behind a development of a technology of bomb. It is an absolutely fascinating history, anything yours feelings in politics or a race of arms. A writing is accessible and a narrative involving - and included a science is explained in the way that no-the scientists can comprise. Ossia An amazing history concealed no only conjures on the very tended time and thrilling in our recent history, also take you thinking in a whole situation around atomic arms.
4 / 5 Benny
Has loved this book and has included read to again. A thriller of true life on Klaus infamous Fuchs
5 / 5 Dahlia
Frank Chiude Physical has the class of life of dual writing - which is ideal data here is writing in a dual life of the German nuclear physicist the one who was also the Russian spy. A lot of Neighbour the books give abundance of detail in the concrete appearance of physical - my preferred is his Neutrino of compact title , the introduction adds to this fascinating particle. This in spite of, closes also has the followers for history of spy. It is given already we a history of Bruno Pontecorvo for the half Life, and now take the biography of Klaus Fuchs.

A communist of his youth, Fuchs has escaped Germania Nazi still United Kingdom, where an explosion of war saw in the first place treated like the alien of suspicious enemy, but his expertise in a suddenly desperately the field of the entity of nuclear physics has seen propiciada a fold, doing on theory for nuclear reactors and of the atomic bombs, both in United Kingdom and in some the EUA, where do contributi of entity to a Project of Manhattan. Shockingly, when He all is exited in 1950, was has discovered also that the majority of a time among 1941 and 1949, raisin of the nuclear secrets to Russia - and that to good sure possible for Russia to take up with one West in his development of nuclear weapons.

This is not the book of heavy science - Prójimo so only gives details of big level of a physics involved - but instead looks the very detailed history of Fuchs' spying activity and a (frankly bumbling) the process because it was has taken finally. More than painting Fuchs in black and white like a betrayer of the harm of his country has adopted, Near gives the picture has balanced that the helps comprise reasons Fuchs felt was of entity to balance on that it could have it been world-wide nuclear American total dominance after a Second world-wide War and reason his consciousness looked to force to confess, when it have tried excellent to cover his clues and dissembling in a past.

Have Slightly mixed feelings in a level to detail Near goes to. Certainly we take to experience a reality to spy in all his sometimes ready, sometimes pathetic detail - any to mention a goings on in a Harwell establishment of nuclear investigation in United Kingdom, which looked to having read quite- transmissions for the do a subject ideal for the series of modern work. It is also really interesting to see the one who MI5 developed of practically at all to the professional(ish) agency of intelligence. This in spite of, almost seats that Near it was also, erm, near of his subject, giving the description detailed so much of conversations, travesías and like this advances that the times can result the tedious touch if any when be considered like an academic title.

Another small moan - perhaps reason a house is not a science, has had the number of scientist typos. For example, chemical formulae is written wrongly with a number of the pointed atoms like the right number more than the subscript, is to say 100 terracings Fahrenheit is the to same temperature likes 100 of terracings Celsius, and uranium hexafluoride is described like the soyixture of uranium and fluorine' more than the compound. Everything trivial modifying errors, but that suggests that a house was elsewhere.

Has to that very sure that Near - the one who has known personally some of these involved - are situated ideally to say this history, and does like this with immense care. This was the crucial period in a development of a modern world, and or any Fuchs merit an epithet of coverage to be 'the spy the dangerous plus in history', is the history that is still of entity today.
5 / 5 Emil
This book is in that spends when we achieve a crossroads of existence. We are once he has left an atom can release his explosive power. We have done once that we can be readier still and create the new bomb that is not so only the main version of a forward: east times a potential force is to all intents infinite. Jimmy Carter called it a force of Creation he, and that really say he – is taking a power of a sun and some stars to our own hands. Ossia Of the that hands , precisely? A name of a game is to take there first and have a new bomb ready to the fright was roughly another type before it takes his and uses it to scare was. You are seating comfortably? Then I will begin.

At the same time of WW2 so that Big Bretagna and Amsterdam were in some earlier phases of this process, has sawed-operative partly but looks like Amsterdam at least was really pursuing the monopoly of a development. While in Europe a desperate fight against the Nazism has very directed to see a Soviet Union like main, perhaps an only real, fighter in a cause. A committed toiler for a cause was a German refugee Klaus Fuchs. Fuchs Has not been Hebrew, and can or can not have perceived a British way of life as, says, preferable to the own diet of Stalin of terror. A way or another are one of an able plus and more learnt of nuclear physicists, and his mould to import directed partorisca spend on to a Soviets a classified material that has been uniquely very situated to have in his possession. This was a cause that overrode all more in his alcohol. It was evident to some ‘western' can that has had it the tope or more than one. It Professor Closes patiently dips was still is some long and stumbling tries that has directed not even ‘ to' Fuchs is debunking – finally spills some grain he, and mark of this that can it. More than a swipe, Near rubs our nose in this point – same after a ‘confession' to one a lot totally ‘ept' (pardon) Jim Skardon, the Fuchs could have was with him all prenden well and has on finalised like this Professor of ( says) Physical Theorist in Oxford, the estaca fill until recently for Franco In firm.

The professor Closes is perhaps any one the professional historian, but calls the a lot of one and a lot readable also. Where it is an out of-and-out of professional is in some lucidas and terrifying the explanations gives technical that goes to a ultra-weaponry that prpers has chosen to arm with. For behind a whole history there lurks a question yes Fuchs in fact could have had well in his side. It does not mean to rent a Soviet Union, and socialist no democrat ought to. That I bad is – he similar arms owe that exist, is better for a side so only for his have, or is the balance at least less terrible? It can politician never be like this of entity like the subjects that surrounds nuclear fusion? We can not think a lot of communism, but that Tierra of Hope and Gloria, Swears to Thee My Country and a rest of him returned in?

Near gives the useful sketch of Fuchs funds, and a way was taken to a bosom of a family of Rudolf and Genia Peierls. A whole situation is arisen out of an advance of a Reich, and a word this has to that maintain arising is ‘treachery'. Sure – but we are still behind with a question ‘That is more than importing the one who that?' It is remained unsatisfied with Prójimo is managing of one questions at least, and is that it has done it Fuchs think of Big Bretagna? It see some the EUA and an USSR as his Gog and Magog, some so only two real participants. Inghilterra Was so only where raisin to be, a lot likes Rudolf and Genia was his house. In some phases in his contradictory confessions say that Inghilterra was a country has adopted and coming to love. Well, spheres to this – was so only lying still consolation, has to very sure.

Like an irony, a Soviets half-disowned Fuchs to ‘confess' in all the chance. Anything one can feel in his politics, no really the chair can do more than supposition in his mindset. Anything concealed was, swipe with destiny, but how is our political ‘leaders '.
4 / 5 Jose
Interesting history of a calm and studious scientist that is to be succour of Germania nazi where has been in danger because of the his communist leanings. Big Bretagna has required to ensure in the first place Germania and then USSR has not taken the headstart in of the nuclear weapons, but his underestimated his politics and he have gone entirely under a radar while it directs to inform an USSR of allies and British developments inside a field.
A history is said mostly chronologically and has to that say that there are too many details has comprised for the do for real involving in this point
Some games to interview last where finally confesses is interesting and how is a subsequent inter-games of fault of the country.
In general the good book, but perhaps cut down some of some less essential details in a part of history.
5 / 5 Odelia
Although it have listened bit it on one has called like this the arms ran so that it grow on, no never has listened of Klaus Fuchs or his history to share atomic secrets with to Russia Soviet. This a lot of the book has researched well, written by an expert physicist whose knowledge and comprising of a scientific fund to a history is unmatched, has said a history of both a man Klaus Fuchs and a science for behind a development of a technology of bomb. It is an absolutely fascinating history, anything yours feelings in politics or a race of arms. A writing is accessible and a narrative involving - and has included a science is explained in the way that no-the scientists can comprise. Ossia An amazing history concealed no only conjures on the very tended time and thrilling in our recent history, also take you thinking in a whole situation around atomic arms.
5 / 5 Ellyn
A book contains the mix of a work has related to a history of Fuchs activity of espionage and a science that contributes to or has done on, particularly Nuclear bombs and nuclear reactors. Although they are the Physicist , has learnt diverse scientific things of some books have related to enrich uranium, and a mark of a súper H-bomb.
Has found a book to be bit it too detailed regarding an investigation of Fuchs. It describes in too many details his days and some activities of MI5 personal among 1949 and 1950. This in spite of, gives the very good impression of what time and tedious such the processes can be, which can not appreciate to look alike histories by means of films or documentary.
Personally would have preferred to see more details of a technicalities to do a trinity bomb and a technicalities for behind deciphering some messages have obtained of a Venona project. This would do a book bit it less directed in a life of Fuchs and more interesting scientifically.
4 / 5 Katelin
Ossia Essentially the WW2/thriller of the spy of the cold War excepts it so only spends to be true! A book is roughly Klaus Fuchs, an atomic scientist the one who is resulted the spy . Ossia The very long and the dense book but is very interesting and involving.
4 / 5 Kathe
One very long but extremely gripping book. Writing for the physicist the one who communicates a science for behind a nuclear development clearly and precisely. Well value a bed.

Top Customer Reviews: Nuclear Physics: A ...

Rating: 5 out of 5 with 4 ratings
5 / 5 Marita
New at all a lot in nuclear physics, until I have read this book. Has the little more knowledge now in this subject. Thanks to this easy to read book.
5 / 5 Toshiko
An interest of any but the a lot readable book. Provider very good.
5 / 5 Marylouise
Ossia surrounds it very basic of cores: that is, how has been discovered, and his properties. But he never increases on this level, and partorisca one the majority of part is quite dull.

An author easily could have given a book the little @@@sparkle, while still doing justice to a physics. So only an example, remarks that Pauli postulated an existence of a neutrino, to explain decay of beta. But he any one say that Pauli has done so only out of desperation. (After all, an invisible, massless, undetectable the particle is not a more obliging of ideas. No the angels have a bit characteristic was?) In fact a lot of years after, Pauli looks to having complained enough his suggestion 'crazy'. Books in a 'introduction very short' the serious is not textbooks; they require not being the writings in one dull way of the textbook; and it is probably better if they are not.
5 / 5 Marty
Ossia Surround it very basic of cores: that is, how has been discovered, and his properties. But he never increases on this level, and partorisca one the majority of part is quite dull.

An author easily could have given a book the little @@@sparkle, while still doing justice to a physics. So only an example, remarks that Pauli postulated an existence of a neutrino, to explain decay of beta. But he any one say that Pauli has done so only out of desperation. (After all, an invisible, massless, undetectable the particle is not a more obliging of ideas. No the angels have a bit characteristic was?) In fact a lot of years after, Pauli looks to having complained enough his suggestion 'crazy'. Books in a 'introduction very short' the serious is not textbooks; they require not being the writings in one dull way of the textbook; and it is probably better if they are not.

Top Customer Reviews: Radiation: What It ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 2 ratings
4 / 5 Nancee
Virtually everything is radioactive, comprising. It is ubiquitous but inspires fear. A purpose of this book is not the belittle these fears but partorisca take things in perspective. The radiation is the natural phenomenon and resorted. They like him to him all the resources, has costs and of the profits and these insiemi of book were partorisca instrument people with some necessary comprising partorisca think clearly in a subject. So only I can offer the sample of the classes of understandings have derived of this book.

So only partorisca take the pair of examples: Chernobyl in 1986 and an atomic bombings in Giappone in 1945. Those that people have done a Chernobyl the calm disaster? We can say with absolute certainty 29 deaths. Ossia Right – 29 has has confirmed deaths. It have Had another. But how much? It can have of the has had thousands of additional cancers, perhaps a lot of tens of thousands, but a figure esatta never can be known. Of some million people in a street of a radioactive plume in 1986, a lot these would have developed cancer in all the chance, accident or any accident. The background taxes of cancer are already of course big (the majority to have the 38 to 45 for cent lifetime casualidad partorisca take he). In a leading Soviet Union, the background taxes am elevated for risks of the lifestyle known like excessive drinking. But included the big number of radiation-has has caused cancers (100,000) so only would elevate a baseline incidence of cancer for 0.1 for cent.

But in Giappone, where a fate of survivors of Nagasaki and bombs of Hiroshima has been closely followed and controlled, knows to plot more. While ‘exposure of the radiation of some cancer of atomic bombs has augmented undoubtedly risk in some survivors, a proportion of the deaths of cancer has attributed to A-the radiation of bomb is so only 8 for cent of all the deaths of cancer in a past 65 years (roughly 550 out of 6,300 deaths of cancer) P165. Regarding an immediate bomb fatalities, the explosion and the accident acted killed the majority of some victims; radiation accounted partorisca 10 for cent. This does not mean can be relaxed in a perspective of futures of nuclear accidents or nuclear war: a point is that there is no the linear report ordered among exposure the radiation and harm. All the classes of variables mediate to confound a certainty of forecasts – a dose, an age of a person that receives a dose, genetic susceptibilities and like this on. A report among radiation and his putative the harms is not the sincere one for any half.

This in spite of, the sure things can say for insurances. A radiation is receiving of a computer or wi-fi the connection will not cause cancer – the simply does not have sufficient energy to interrupt some chemical bonds in yours DNA to cause some mutations to do that. To the irradiation feeds is perfectly sure – kills harmful bacteria and fungi (far more dangerous) and can any alimentary radioactive do that (reason some fulmine gamma spend entirely he), more than can do your more radioactive teeth for his have X-rayed. A jury is not enough is gone in of the mobiles (although the opinion of majority is that they do not cause harm).

One downloads reasoned, considered is done for an inclusion of nuclear energy likes part of a solution for transmission of climate. He yes produced of the waste that the radioactive stays (in some chances) for tens of thousands of years. But it covers mining to do variety for the photovoltaic cells for example produced of the radioactive waste like the by-product and a production of some cells produces toxic waste that, different plutonium, never decay and remain it hazard for ever. Nuclear waste, in of the terms of volume, is far easier that direct and contain that one classifies routine classes to squander ossia far more harmful but attract less attention. A brutal fact is that there is person perfect solution to fulfil a world-wide booming question for energy and climate of transmissions to counter that will satisfy it environmental purists. Will have costs, any @@subject that the option is elected. A mix of the sources of energy will be application.
A book is the source adds of fascinating information and is of practical use, also. If you want to take any test that involves crew of radioactive control, then this book explains that some subjects lucidly.

Has to that it weaves more than can commend in this book. Appearance some examples of some classes of subjects have covered in this calm description gives seat he thus book. It is, to my alcohol, an absolute must like the source of reference for any person dipped that it wish to take the more take of a subject, and to instrument them with some critical skills to value some of an alarmist plus, scaremongering alleges one listens roughly radiation. I can you do not recommend highly enough.
5 / 5 Georgetta
A punctual day, goes to require to know this material, & as to struggle some worse effects of some underlying killers.

His there, & can be in yours doorstep sooner that thinks !

Top Customer Reviews: The German Atomic ...

Rating: 5 out of 5 with 1 ratings
5 / 5 Jessica
These looks partorisca be a history detailed coherent so only of a development of a WW2 German nuclear investigation. It is the very plausible account of a Carbon moderator deception, which was a deception among a lot of. Losing of a German of the nuclear endeavour was that it controls 'think tank' in of the American lines where such the deception would have been has identified quickly.

A water weighed like this called the drums have been now forms recovered a fund of a lake and aimed to contain a lot little Heavy Water. It adds to this a miniscule is of the money asked for some Germans of nuclear scientists and the Germans WW2 the looks of nuclear weapon to be highly unlikely.

This book fails to give any details on some bunkers/bunkers/of bunkers/bunkers/búnquers heavy so that called but looks to convince that the possible nuclear warhead is returned to the V2 the missile is not never be the practice warhead option.