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**Arkady Plotnitsky (auth.)** - Year:
**2016** - Publisher:
**Springer International Publishing** - Language:
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The history of quantum theory is a maze of conceptual problems, through which Olivier Darrigol provides a lucid and learned guide, tracking the role of formal analogies between classical and quantum theory. From Planck's first introduction of the quantum ...

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