We have updated our Privacy Policy Please take a moment to review it. By continuing to use this site, you agree to the terms of our updated Privacy Policy.

The Feynman Lectures on Physics, boxed set

The New Millennium Edition

Hardcover / ISBN-13: 9780465023820

Price: $230 / $299 (CAD)

ON SALE: January 4th 2011

Genre: Nonfiction / Science / Physics / Relativity

PAGE COUNT: 1552

The legendary introduction to physics from the subject’s greatest teacher

“The whole thing was basically an experiment,” Richard Feynman said late in his career, looking back on the origins of his lectures. The experiment turned out to be hugely successful, spawning a book that has remained a definitive introduction to physics for decades. Ranging from the most basic principles of Newtonian physics through such formidable theories as general relativity and quantum mechanics, Feynman’s lectures stand as a monument of clear exposition and deep insight. Now, we are reintroducing the printed books to the trade, fully corrected, for the first time ever, and in collaboration with Caltech. Timeless and collectible, the lectures are essential reading, not just for students of physics but for anyone seeking an introduction to the field from the inimitable Feynman.

What's Inside

Read More Read Less