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Garri Kasparov – Yudovich

In this post, we will see the book Garri Kasparov by M. Yudovich. . About the book Mikhail Yudovich (1912-1987) was an International Master, an eminent theorist of chess and a popular author. As a teacher of chess, he brought … Continue reading

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Lev Vygotsky (Outstanding Soviet Psychologists) – Yaroshevsky

In this post, we will see the book Lev Vygotsky by Mikhail Yaroshevsky. The book is a part of Outstanding Soviet Psychologists series. About the book Lev Vygotsky, known as the “Mozart of Psychology”, was one of the most influential … Continue reading

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Soviet Man In Space

In this post, we will see the book Soviet Man In Space. About the book A small booklet about the first cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin his life and space travel. The first manned space flight in history was accomplished on April … Continue reading

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Ernesto Che Guevara – Lavretsky

In this post, we will see the biography of Ernesto “Che” Guevara by I. R. Lavretsky.  Che perhaps is the most iconic face of a revolutionary, and indeed in deed he was a revolutionary at heart till his untimely and … Continue reading

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Einstein – Kuznetsov

In last few posts, we have seen two books on Einstein and his work (Albert Einstein’s Philosophical Views and The Theory of Relativity and Einstein and the philosophical problems of 20th-century physics). In this post, we will see yet another book … Continue reading

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Science for Everyone – Encounters with Physicists and Physics

This is one of the second posts in the Science for Everyone series. Earlier in this series, we have seen Discussions on Refraction of Light by Tarasov and Tarasova. This book is a compilation of essays by the author on … Continue reading

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I Am A Physicist

In I Am A Physicist, Prof. Kitaigorodsky takes up a difficult but worthwhile task: that of introducing the young reader to the world of science and showing the world surrounding him through the eyes of a physicist. We now come … Continue reading

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