of Einstein facts including a detailed
chronology of 1905.
by & about Einstein.
- Einstein's physics: his predecessors
and colleagues; the quantum
of light, special theory of
relativity (and E=mc²), the
general theory of relativity
(and prediction of warped space),
theory of stimulated emission
(the laser), the debates
with Niels Bohr over the quantum, cosmology
(the expanding universe), and unified
- Political life: Einstein's early
pacifism, world fame, defense
of the Weimar Republic, fight
with anti-Semitism, examples of his work
for social justice (1930s), his letter
to Roosevelt on atomic bombs, and postwar work
for peace and freedom.
- Career and home life: Einstein's childhood,
his brain, Swiss
education, patent office
job, marriage to Mileva, recreations,
move to the U.S., and life
in later years.