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The History of Physics: A Very Short Introduction. J. L. Heilbron. 191 pp. Oxford U.P., New York, 2018. Price: $11.95 (paper) ISBN 978-0-19-968412-0.

What is Real? The Unfinished Quest for the Meaning of Quantum Physics. Adam Becker. 379 pp. Basic Books, New York, 2018. Price: $32 (hardcover) ISBN 978-0-465-09606-0.