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Einstein's Miraculous Year:
Five Papers That Changed the Face of Physics
Edited and introduced by John Stachel
With a new introduction by John Stachel
With a foreword by Roger Penrose

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Foreword
Publisher's Preface
Introduction3
Pt. 1Einstein's Dissertation on the Determination of Molecular Dimensions29
Paper 1A New Determination of Molecular Dimensions45
Pt. 2Einstein on Brownian Motion71
Paper 2On the Motion of Small Particles Suspended in Liquids at Rest Required by the Molecular-Kinetic Theory of Heat85
Pt. 3Einstein on the Theory of Relativity99
Paper 3On the Electrodynamics of Moving Bodies123
Paper 4Does the Inertia of a Body Depend on Its Energy Content?161
Pt. 4Einstein's Early Work on the Quantum Hypothesis165
Paper 5On a Heuristic Point of View Concerning the Production and Transformation of Light177

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