Planck: Driven by Vision, Broken by War
Released! 06/01/2015
Planck: Driven by Vision, Broken by War
by Brandon R. Brown
Hardcover

Max Planck is credited with being the father of quantum theory, and his work was described by his close friend Albert Einstein as "the basis of all twentieth-century physics." But Planck's story is not well known, especially in the United States. A German physicist working during the first half of the twentieth century, his library, personal journals, notebooks, and letters were all destroyed with his home in World War II. What remains, other than his contributions to science, are handwritten... read more