“Copenhagen” by Michael Frayn

2013/04/07 § 1 Comment

If you’re interested in history of science and WW2, especially physics and atomic bomb, I can’t recommend this book highly enough. Of course, this is a work of fiction and Michael Frayn knows nothing about quantum mechanics, but still… it’s interesting, informative and cleverly written.

Why did Heisenberg go to Copenhagen in 1941?

Werner Heisenberg and Niels Bohr after the war
(click for the background story of their 1941 meeting)

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