By Werner Heisenberg

ISBN-10: 0049250205

ISBN-13: 9780049250208

The booklet used to be released first in German 1969, in English as Physics and past (1971) and in French in 1972 (La partie et le tout).

The booklet The half and the entire, written by way of Werner Heisenberg, the German physicist who chanced on the uncertainty precept, tells, from his perspective, the historical past of exploring atomic technology and quantum mechanics within the first half the twentieth century.
As the subtitle "Talks approximately atomic physics" indicates, the center a part of this ebook takes the shape of a dialogue among himself and different scientists. Heisenberg says: "I desired to convey that technological know-how is completed via humans, and the main very good rules come from dialog".

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