- Jeff Hecht
Scientists and engineers working with lasers, historians of science.
Hardbound, 298 Pages
Published: December 1991
Imprint: Academic Press
"[This text] should be interesting to lay persons, students, historians, and experts in the field. It also inspires the reader. Oftentimes I could not put the book down. I highly recommend this book to anyone who may be interested in the development of lasers."
--PHYSICS IN CANADA
"Hecht has written a 'narrative' about the invention of the first laser that is simply first rate...Laser
--OPTICS & PHOTONICS NEWS