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Science  23 Sep 2005:
Vol. 309, Issue 5743, pp. 2000-2001
DOI: 10.1126/science.1117592

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Drawing Theories Apart. The Dispersion of Feynman Diagrams in Postwar Physics. By David Kaiser. University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 2005. 489 pp. $80, £56. ISBN 0-226-42266-6. Paper, $30, £21. ISBN 0-226-42267-4.

Writing for historians of science and physicists, the author explores how physicists used and adapted Feynman diagrams as well as how the diagrams influenced their research.