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Richard P. Feynman

Richard P. Feynman (1918–1988) was a professor at Cornell University and CalTech and received the Nobel Prize for physics in 1965. In 1986 he served with distinction on the Rogers Commission investigating the space shuttle Challenger disaster.

Books by Richard P. Feynman

  1. Book Cover“Surely You’re Joking, Mr. Feynman!”: Adventures of a Curious Character

    One of the most famous science books of our time, the phenomenal national bestseller that "buzzes with energy, anecdote and life. It almost makes you want to become a physicist" (Science Digest).More

  2. Book Cover"What Do You Care What Other People Think?": Further Adventures of a Curious Character

    The New York Times best-selling sequel to "Surely You’re Joking, Mr. Feynman!"More

  3. Book CoverClassic Feynman: All the Adventures of a Curious Character

    An omnibus edition celebrating a great scientific mind and a legendary American original including a live recording.More

  4. Book CoverNo Ordinary Genius: The Illustrated Richard Feynman

    An intimate, moving, and funny account of the remarkable life and times of Richard Feynman—the most extraordinary scientist of his age.More