Einstein"s violin a conductor"s notes on music, physics, and social change by Joseph Eger

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Published by Jeremy P. Tarcher/Penguin in New York, NY .

Written in English

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StatementJoseph Eger.
LC ClassificationsML
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Paginationxiv, 417 p. ;
Number of Pages417
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Open LibraryOL22620154M
ISBN 101585423882

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