“Albert Einstein (Modern Masters)” by Jeremy Bernstein is a biography and exploration of the life and work of the renowned physicist Albert Einstein. Jeremy Bernstein, the author, is a physicist and writer who has contributed extensively to the field of science literature.
In this book, Bernstein delves into the life and achievements of Albert Einstein, shedding light on the complex personality of one of the most influential scientists of the 20th century. He discusses Einstein’s groundbreaking contributions to physics, particularly his theory of relativity, as well as his role in the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
The book offers a concise yet informative look at Einstein’s scientific discoveries, his impact on the field of physics, and his broader influence on society and culture. It’s part of the “Modern Masters” series, which features short biographies of key figures in various fields, making it an accessible and insightful read for those interested in the life and work of Albert Einstein.