Richard P. Feynman was Richard Chace Tolman Professor of Theoretical Physics at the California Institute of Technology. He was awarded the 1965 Nobel Prize for his work on the development of quantum field theory. He was also one of the most famous and beloved figures of the twentieth century, both in physics and as a public intellectual.
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You're not a physicist (like me) but you want to know how the universe works! Read more
I had to buy the Feynman Lectures on Physics after reading this book! It is a great introduction to Feynmans style and if you are looking for a good brief physics read. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Amazon Customer
What a man,brilliant always.His approach to physics is unique,and well put over for all levels.Published 1 month ago by James John Rafferty
Interesting but hard going - would be prepared to read it again once I have read on the same subject elsewhere. I realise it is a tough subject.Published 4 months ago by Old Gaffer
Such a good book. I believe science can only be rejected by students who do not get a chance to listen to subjects from really good teachers. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Alisa
I was really looking forward to reading this. It started well, easy to read, some straightforward analogies and concepts. Then Feynman gives us his examples and it all falls apart. Read morePublished 6 months ago by David Cotter
Easy read, very good to understand the way nature works and to look at the connections between the behaviour of atoms and atomic particles and our day to day experience of the... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Miguel Arteaga