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Title Albert meets America : how journalists treated genius during Einstein's 1921 travel / edited by József Illy.

Publication Info. Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2006.

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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 345 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 339-341) and index.
Contents Foreword / Diana K. Buchwald -- Preface -- 1. Antecedents -- 2. To visit America (February 21-April 1) -- 3. Prof. Einstein here (New York, April 2-3) -- 4. City's welcome (April 5) -- 5. Freedom of city is refused (April 5) -- 6. Freedom of the city is given (April 8) -- 7. Fervid reception (April 10-12) -- 8. Demonstrates with chalk (April 15-18) -- 9. Defines the speed of light (April 18-23) -- 10. Puzzles Harding (Washington, April 25-26) -- 11. Speaks for proposed Zionist University (New York, April 27-May 1) -- 12. Baffled in Chicago (May 2-8) -- 13. Princeton hears Einstein explain (May 9-14) -- 14. Sees Boston (May 17-18) -- 15. Push Hebrew medical work (New York, May 19-21) -- 16. Coming to Hartford (May 22) -- 17. Professor Einstein and the hat (New York, May 23) -- 18. To be in Cleveland (May 25-26) -- 19. To greet Einstein (Philadelphia, May 29) -- 20. Sails today (New York, May 30) -- 21. Aftermath (Berlin, June 27-August 24) -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index.
Note Print version record.
Subject Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955 -- Public opinion.
Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955 -- Travel -- United States.
Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955 -- Public opinion -- Travel -- United States.
Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955. (OCoLC)fst00032023
United States -- Description and travel.
SCIENCE -- Physics -- General.
SCIENCE -- Mechanics -- General.
SCIENCE -- Energy.
Public opinion. (OCoLC)fst01082785
Travel. (OCoLC)fst01155558
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Added Author Illy, József, 1933-
Other Form: Print version: Albert meets America. Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2006 (DLC) 2006005266
ISBN 9781435692015 (electronic bk.)
1435692012 (electronic bk.)
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