Re: [OT: QCD] was: Re: Hard day cleaning coin mechs

From: Sabino Maggi (
Date: Sat May 06 2000 - 13:27:12 CEST

On Sat, 6 May 2000, Gammar inc wrote:

> I have not studied QCD, I simply read quite a bit....*Superstring Theory is
> about as far as I dive.
> In regards to quarks, I believe colours are assigned to them .... but not
> sure why!!, If you have a web page or any links I would be interested in
> further learning.

The best introduction to QED for *everyone*:
Richard P. Feynman "QED The Strange Theory of Light and Matter",
Princeton, 1985 (very cheap, my copy was $9.95 some years ago) at least in
the US. In UK it has been published by Penguin and in Italy by

And while you are on the road, read also "Surely You're Joking, Mr.
Feynman", also by R. P. Feynman, Bantam (1989), one of the finest books
I've ever read.


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universe. And I'm not sure about the universe." - Albert Einstein

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