50 physics ideas: you really need to know
In this, the second volume in an important new series presenting core concepts across a range of critical areas of human knowledge, author Joanne Baker unravels the complexities of 20th-century scientific theory for a general readership. She explains ideas at the cutting-edge of scientific enquiry, making them comprehensible and accessible to the layperson.
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Review: 50 Physics Ideas You Really Need to Know (50 Ideas You Really Need to Know )User Review - Joanna - Goodreads
Good overview, which works well with the AS further reading. Read full review
Review: 50 Physics Ideas You Really Need to Know (50 Ideas You Really Need to Know )User Review - Laine Cunningham - Goodreads
Great reference book for basic ideas. A nice addition was the use of sidebars; most were personal details about the different scientists whose ideas were discussed in each section. I didn't understand ... Read full review