Tuva or Bust!: Richard Feynman'S Last Journey download free [PDF and Ebook] by Ralph Leighton

Tuva or Bust!: Richard Feynman'S Last Journey download free [PDF and Ebook] by Ralph Leighton year 2000
  • Book name: Tuva or Bust!: Richard Feynman'S Last Journey
  • Author: Ralph Leighton
  • Release date: 2000/8/3
  • Publisher: WW NORTON & CO
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Travel and Holiday Guides
  • ISBN: 9780393320695
  • Rating: 7.78 of 10
  • Votes: 504
  • Review by: Aitana Willoughby
  • Review rating: 7.53 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/1
  • Total pages: 272
  • Includes a PDF summary of 30 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: In 1977, Feynman and his sidekick- fellow drummer and geography enthusiast Ralph Leighton-set out to make arrangements to visit Tuva, doing noble and hilarious battle with Soviet red tape, befriending quite a few Tuvans, and discovering the wonders of Tuvan throat-singing. Their Byzantine attempts to reach Tannu Tuva would span a decade, interrupted by Feynman's appointment to the committee investigating the Challenger disaster, and his tragic struggle with the cancer that finally killed him. Tuva or Bust! chronicles the deepening friendship of two zany, brilliant strategists whose love of the absurd will delight and instruct. It is Richard Feynman's last, best adventure.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 15H11M12S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Travel Writing, Biography: Science, Technology & Engineering, Biography: General, Physics Books
  • Available formats: DOC, TXT, GIF, PDF, WORD, TIFF, EPUB, RB. Compressed in ZIP, RAR, TAR.Z, ACE
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 22.05 USD
  • Dimensions: 142x211x18mm
  • Weight: 310g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: New York, United States
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