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Warmth Disperses and Time Passes by Hans Christian Von Baeyer
Jun 15, 1999 | ISBN 9780375753725
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    Jun 15, 1999 | ISBN 9780375753725

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"Hans von Baeyer’s writing style is so compelling that it would induce even the most scientifically naïve reader to care about the laws of thermodynamics."–Publishers Weekly, starred review

"Professor von Baeyer is a prime candidate for best wordsmith among popularizers of physics, composing prose that is elegant, economical and, above all, civilized."–Physics Today

"Hans von Baeyer uses common sense and familiar observations as a tool for exploring deep scientific principles."–Library Journal, Best Sci-Tech Books of 1998

"Hans Christian von Baeyer has published a highly readable, highly humanized account of the second law of thermodynamics. He gives what could be an abstract and difficult discussion a profoundly human tone."–The Boston Globe

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