The Nature of the Physical World

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The Nature of the Physical World

Reading experience
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Evidence

"Eddington (5.1.29). After reading his Nature of the Physical World as carefully as I can, the new ideas become more possible to me and therefore less wonderful. They degenerate into mathematical symbols which we are content to use without understanding."

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Reader
Forster, Edward Morgan
Aged 50 [Experience in 1929, born in 1879]

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Copy of text Forster's present to himself for his fiftieth birthday; see p.273 in source.

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Accessed on 2020/04/10 21:20:54

Related people
Forster, Edward Morgan
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Commonplace Book
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The Nature of the Physical World

Reading experience
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ukred-20841

Evidence

"Eddington (5.1.29). After reading his Nature of the Physical World as carefully as I can, the new ideas become more possible to me and therefore less wonderful. They degenerate into mathematical symbols which we are content to use without understanding."

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Aged 50 [Experience in 1929, born in 1879]

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Copy of text Forster's present to himself for his fiftieth birthday; see p.273 in source.

How to cite this record

You can copy this item for personal use, share it, and post it on a blog or website. It cannot be used commercially without permission. Please ensure the following credit accompanies it:

Commonplace Book
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/77672
Accessed on 2020/04/10 21:20:54

Related people
Forster, Edward Morgan
Related text or manuscript
Commonplace Book
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