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QUESTION: If you had the opportunity to travel back in time to 1915 and sit with Albert Einstein for three hours—with the opportunity to bring him three books, magazines, photos or manuscripts published within the last 15 years—what books would you bring to him that you feel may give him a headstart on a few of his own theories?

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