Atomic Physics

Lindsay, R. Early concepts of energy in atomic physics. Dowden, Hutchinson & Ross, 1979.


Brush, Stephen G. Statistical Physics and the Atomic Theory of Matter: From Boyle and Newton to Landau and Onsager. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1983.

Lasswitz, Kurd. Geschichte der Atomistik vom Mittelalter bis Newton. Hildesheim, Germany: G. Olms, 1984.

Maxwell, James Clerk. Matter and Motion. New York: Dover Publications, 1991.

McMullin, Ernan. Newton on Matter and Activity. University of Notre Dame Press, 1978.

Mulvey, J. H. The Nature of matter. Clarendon Press, 1981.

Toulmin, Stephen and June Goodfield. The Architecture of Matter. Chicago: University Of Chicago Press, 1982.


Quantum Theory

Abrikosov, A. A. Methods of Quantum Field Theory in Statistical Physics. New York: Dover Publications, 1975.

Broglie, L. The revolution in physics: a non-mathematical survey of quanta. Greenwood Press, 1969.

D'Abro, A. The rise of the new physics; its mathematical and physical theories. New York: Dover Publications,    1952.

Heisenberg, Werner. The Physical Principles of the Quantum Theory. New York: Dover Publications, 1930.

Heisenberg, Werner. Physics and philosophy. The revolution in modern science. ([Based on the] Gifford lectures [delivered] at the University of St. Andrews during the winter term 1955-1956.). New York: Harper & Row, 1962.

Hermann, Armin. The Genesis of Quantum Theory. The MIT Press, 1974.

Holland, P. R. The quantum theory of motion: an account of the de Broglie-Bohm causal interpretation of quantum mechanics. Cambridge University Press, 1993.

Schweber, Silvan S. QED and the Men Who Made It. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1994.

Stehle, Philip. Order, Chaos Order: The Transition from Classical to Quantum Physics. New York: Oxford University Press, 1994.

Yourgrau, Wolfgang and Stanley Mandelstam. Variational Principles in Dynamics and Quantum Theory. New York: Dover Publications, 1979.

Waerden, B. L. Group theory and quantum mechanics. Springer-Verlag, 1974.

Waerden, B. L. Sources of quantum mechanics. Dover Publications, 1968.

Weinberg, Steven. Dreams of a Final Theory. New York: Pantheon Books, 1993.

Weinberg, Steven. The Quantum Theory of Fields. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1995.

Wheeler, John Archibald and Wojciech Hubert Zurek. Quantum Theory and Measurement. Princeton, NJ: Princeton Univ. Pr., 1984.



Born, Max. Einstein's Theory of Relativity. New York: Dover Publications, 1962.

Clark, Grahame. Space, Time and Man: A Prehistorian's View. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 1994.

D'Abro, A. The evolution of scientific thought: from Newton to Einstein. New York: Dover Publications, 1950.

Einstein, Albert. Essays in Physics. New York: Philosophical Library Inc., 1985.

Einstein, Albert. and Leopold Infeld. The evolution of physics from early concepts to relativity and Quanta. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1938.

Einstein, Albert. Investigations on the Theory of the Brownian Movement. New York, N.Y.: Dover Publications,    1956.

Einstein, Albert. Meaning of relativity. Princeton: Princeton University Press,    1955.

Einstein, Albert. The Principle of Relativity. New York: Dover Publications,1952.

Einstein, Albert. Relativity: The Special and the General Theory. New York: Three Rivers Press, 1961.

Einstein, Albert. Sidelights on Relativity. New York: Dover Publications, 1983.

Fritzsch, Harald. An Equation That Changed the World: Newton, Einstein, and the Theory of Relativity. Chicago: University Of Chicago Press, 1994.

Hawking, S. and W. Israel. General Relativity: an Einstein Centenary Survey. Cambridge University Press, 1980.

Hawking, Stephen W., G. F. R. Ellis, P. V. Landshoff, D. R. Nelson, D. W. Sciama, and S. Weinberg. The Large Scale Structure of Space-Time. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1976.

Hawking, S. W. and Roger Penrose. The Nature of Space and Time. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1996.

Pauli, W. Theory of Relativity. New York: Dover Publications, 1981.

Reichenbach, Hans. From Copernicus to Einstein. New York: Dover Publications, 1980.