, Volume 23, Issue 1, pp 61–64 | Cite as

The popular reception of Einstein’s relativity in Britain

Katy Price: Loving faster than light: Romance and readers in Einstein’s universe. Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press, 2012, 261pp, $45.00, £31.50 HB
Book Review


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Courtauld Institute of ArtLondonUK

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