By Leonard Susskind, George Hrabovsky

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If you ever regretted now not taking physics in college—or easily need to know find out how to imagine like a physicist—this is the booklet for you. during this bestselling creation, physicist Leonard Susskind and hacker-scientist George Hrabovsky provide a primary path in physics and linked math for the ardent beginner. hard, lucid, and concise, The Theoretical Minimum offers a device package for beginner scientists to benefit physics at their very own pace.

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