**Eight Lectures on Theoretical Physics**

by Max Planck

**Publisher**: Columbia University Press 1915**ISBN/ASIN**: 0486697304**Number of pages**: 99

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Landmark lectures (1909) by discoverer of quantum theory present revolutionary developments occasioned by application of quantum hypothesis to blackbody radiation. Also, how statistical mechanics transformed understanding of chemical physics; principle of least action, theory of relativity. Important for Planck's rethinking of his original discovery of quantum theory.

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