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    • Theory of Relativity

    • and Other Essays
    • By: Albert Einstein
    • Narrated by: Henry Leyva
    • Length: 2 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
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    E=mc2: It may be Einstein’s most well-known contribution to modern science, but how many people understand the thought process or physics behind this famous equation? In this collection of his seven most important essays on physics, Einstein guides the listener step-by-step through the many layers of scientific theory that formed a starting point for his discoveries.

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    • Interesting

    • By James on 10-09-15

    Regular price: £6.59

    • The World as I See It

    • By: Neil Berger (introduction), Albert Einstein
    • Narrated by: Henry Leyva
    • Length: 3 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In the aftermath of the First World War, Einstein writes about his hopes for the League of Nations, his feelings as a German citizen about the growing anti-Semitism and nationalism of his country, and his myriad opinions about the current affairs of his day. In addition to these political perspectives, The World as I See It reveals the idealistic, spiritual, and witty side of this great intellectual as he approaches topics including "Good and Evil", "Religion and Science", "Active Pacifism", "Christianity and Judaism", and "Minorities".

    Regular price: £14.09

    • 100 quotes by Albert Einstein

    • By: Albert Einstein
    • Narrated by: Paul Spera
    • Length: 25 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Albert Einstein is widely considered as one of the greatest minds that ever lived. He developed the theory of relativity, one of the two pillars of modern physics alongside quantum mechanics, and penned the world's most famous equation, E=mc².

    Regular price: £5.09

    • Relativity of Einstein

    • By: Albert Einstein
    • Narrated by: Jason McCoy
    • Length: 2 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In "Relativity: The Special and the General Theory", Einstein describes the theories that made him famous, illuminating his case with numerous examples and a smattering of math (nothing more complex than high-school algebra). Einstein's book is not casual reading, but for those who appreciate his work without diving into the arcana of theoretical physics, Relativity will prove a stimulating read.

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    • Terrible recording, very badly read

    • By Magnamus on 29-06-17

    Regular price: £10.19

    • Albert Einstein - Mein Weltbild

    • By: Carl Seelig, Albert Einstein
    • Narrated by: Alexander Bandilla
    • Length: 8 hrs and 44 mins
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    Unter den unzähligen Büchern über Albert Einstein wird Mein Weltbild immer etwas Besonderes bleiben. Hier entsteht ein Selbstporträt des Wissenschaftlers ausschließlich über dessen eigene Texte. Seine Äußerungen zu den verschiedensten Themen, einschließlich seinen Gedanken zu Religion, Gesellschaft, Philosophie und vielem mehr, werden in hier zusammen gebracht, unabhängig davon ob sie schriftlich oder mündlich getätigt wurden.

    Regular price: £8.19

    • Essays in Humanism

    • By: Albert Einstein
    • Narrated by: David Rockefeller Jr.
    • Length: 5 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Nuclear proliferation, Zionism, and the global economy are just a few of the insightful and surprisingly prescient topics scientist Albert Einstein discusses in this volume of collected essays from between 1931 and 1950. Written with a clear voice and a thoughtful perspective on the effects of science, economics, and politics in daily life, Einstein’s writings provide an intriguing view inside the mind of a genius addressing the philosophical challenges presented during the turbulence of the Great Depression, the Second World War, and the dawn of the Cold War.

    Regular price: £14.49

    • Out of My Later Years

    • The Scientist, Philosopher, and Man Portrayed Through His Own Words
    • By: Albert Einstein
    • Narrated by: Henry Leyva
    • Length: 8 hrs and 28 mins
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    An inspiring collection of essays, in which Albert Einstein addresses the topics that fascinated him as a scientist, philosopher, and humanitarian. Divided by subject matter - “Science,” “Convictions and Beliefs,” “Public Affairs,” etc. - these essays consider everything from the need for a “supranational” governing body to control war in the atomic age, to freedom in research and education, to Jewish history and Zionism, to explanations of the physics and scientific thought that brought him world recognition.

    Regular price: £19.39

    • Illuminated Geometry

    • Sidelights on Relativity
    • By: Albert Einstein
    • Narrated by: Clay Willison
    • Length: 50 mins
    • Unabridged
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    As C.P. Snow lamented in his now famous essay, "Two Cultures", education is too often arbitrarily divided between the sciences and the humanities, as if each were acrimoniously divorced parents who wished never to speak again to each other. What do physics and psychology have in common, some may ask. Or, what does chemistry have to do with sociology?

    Regular price: £3.69

    • 100 quotes by Albert Einstein in Chinese Mandarin

    • 中文普通话名言佳句100 - 中文普通話名言佳句100 [Best quotes in Chinese Mandarin]
    • By: Albert Einstein
    • Narrated by: Lucie Teng Duvert
    • Length: 28 mins
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    Albert Einstein is widely considered as one of the greatest minds that ever lived. He developed the theory of relativity, one of the two pillars of modern physics alongside quantum mechanics, and penned the world's most famous equation, E=mc². He was an immense scientist and thinker, and his work is also renowned for its influence on the philosophy of science. As an authentic genius, he was also full of humor; these 100 quotes have been carefully selected to introduce you to his character and witticism in a convenient and efficient format.

    Regular price: £3.09

    • Scientific American Presents Nobel Prize Winners

    • Physics
    • By: Albert Einstein, Niels Bohr, Leon Lederman
    • Narrated by: uncredited
    • Length: 1 hr and 17 mins
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    Scientific American presents a collection of key scientific essays written by Nobel Prize winners Albert Einstein, Niels Bohr, I.I. Rabi, and Leon Lederman - never before available in audio! Einstein's essay, "On the Generalized Theory of Gravitation" (1950) is an account of the extension of the generalized theory of relativity. Next are tributes to Einstein upon his death in 1955, written by Niels Bohr and I.I. Rabi. Finally, "The Two Neutrino Experiment" by Leon Lederman.

    Regular price: £2.79

    • Letters to Solovine

    • 1906–1955
    • By: Albert Einstein
    • Narrated by: Henry Leyva
    • Length: 1 hr and 42 mins
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    From their early days as tutor and scholar, discussing philosophy over Spartan dinners, to their work together to publish Einstein’s books in Europe, in Maurice Solovine Einstein found both an engaged mind and a loyal friend. While Einstein frequently shared his observations on science, politics, philosophy, and religion in his correspondence with Solovine, he was just as likely to express his feelings about everyday life.

    Regular price: £6.79

    • Essays in Science

    • By: Albert Einstein
    • Narrated by: Mark Turetsky
    • Length: 3 hrs and 55 mins
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    In this fascinating collection of articles and speeches, Albert Einstein reflects not only on the scientific method at work in his own theoretical discoveries, but eloquently expresses a great appreciation for his scientific contemporaries and forefathers, including Johannes Kepler, Isaac Newton, James Clerk Maxwell, Max Planck, and Niels Bohr. While Einstein is renowned as one of the foremost innovators of modern science, his discoveries uniquely his own, through his own words it becomes clear that Einstein viewed himself as only the most recent in a long line of scientists driven to create new ways of understanding the world and to prove their scientific theories.

    Regular price: £14.49

    • Historic Voices IX

    • By: Thomas Edison, Albert Einstein, Che Guevara, and others
    • Length: 31 mins
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    The ninth collection in the series charting the voices that helped shape the 20th century. In this collection hear the inspirational voices of Thomas Edison, Albert Einstein, Babe Ruth and Che Guevara amongst many others.

    Regular price: £6.99