Perfectly Reasonable Deviations from the Beaten Track

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    Perfectly Reasonable Deviations from the Beaten Track

    The Letters of Richard P Feynman

    Richard P Feynman

    Basic 2005

    Hardback 486pp

    9780738206363   Product Code: 96984

    In 1986, in the last letter in this collection, Richard Feynman (1918-1988) wrote 'The real fun of life is this perpetual testing to realize how far out you can go with any potentialities'. That boundless curiosity characterized the great physicist and Nobel laureate and is evident throughout his letters, whether written to fellow scientists or his 'Mom', whether describing the first atom bomb test or calling in a wager about holding a 'responsible position' (he won by never succumbing to that 'occupational disease').

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