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The Challenge of Editing Einstein's Scientific Manuscripts

  title={The Challenge of Editing Einstein's Scientific Manuscripts},
  author={Tilman Sauer},
  journal={arXiv: History and Philosophy of Physics},
  • T. Sauer
  • Published 22 December 2004
  • Physics
  • arXiv: History and Philosophy of Physics
Einstein's research manuscripts provide important insights into his exceptional creativity. At the same time, they can present difficulties for a publication in the documentary edition of the Collected Papers of Albert Einstein (CPAE). The problems are illustrated by discussing how some important examples of Einstein's research manuscripts have been included in previous volumes of the CPAE series: his Scratch Notebook from the years 1910-1914, his so-called Zurich Notebook from 1912… 

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