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  Shelf Number   92 EIN HER  
  Uniform Title   Einstein privat. English  
  Author   Herneck, Friedrich.  
  Title   Einstein at home / Friedrich Herneck ; translated, with an introduction by Josef Eisinger ; foreword by Alice Calaprice.  
  Imprint   Amherst, New York : Prometheus Books, c2016.  
  Collation   204 pages :  illustrations ;  23 cm.  
  Notes   Originally published in German: Einstein privat by Buchverlag Der Morgen, Berlin, 1978.  
  Bibliography Note   Includes bibliographical references (page 195) and index.  
  Contents   Contents: Introductory remarks -- Friedrich Herneck, historian of science in difficult times / by Dieter B. Herrmann -- Einstein’s road to Berlin -- and beyond / by Josef Eisinger -- Einstein at home: Herta W. recalls the years 1927 to 1933 / by Friedrich Herneck  
  Description   "These intimate, candid descriptions of the private life of Albert Einstein come from a series of interviews with Herta Waldow, a housekeeper who lived with Einstein and his wife and daughter from 1927 to 1933 at their residence in Berlin. After World War II, science historian Friedrich Herneck interviewed Ms. Waldow and published the conversations in the former East Germany. Unavailable in English till now, these five interviews offer fascinating glimpses into the great scientist’s daily routines while he lived as a celebrated scientist in Weimar Germany."--Amazon.  
  Language Note   In English.  
  Author(s)/Contrib.   Waldow, Herta, 1906-  
    Eisinger, Josef, 1924-  
  Subjects   Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955.  
  Subjects   Physicists -- Biography.  
  ISBN   9781633881464 paperback  
  Record Number   000112074  
  Digital Object    cover   
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