Geons, Black Holes & Quantum Foam by John A. Wheeler 1998
A Life in Physics with Kenneth Ford. Autobiography of one of the preeminent figures of the 20th C John Archibald Wheeler(1911-2008) and with his RARE INSCRIPTION. First American to learn of the discovery of nuclear fission, coined term "Black Hole", led to renaissance in gravitation physics and helped to build Princeton U to a mecca for physicists.
Published by W.W. Norton & Co., New York, London 1998 FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING.
Used black cloth hardbound 388pp and unclipped dust jacket and inscription in frontise.
Condition: Fine with sl. bumping of dust jacket and sl. stain on edges of back pages.