Milieu einer Kindheit: Kindheit, Aetheraufsatz und Revolution
Letter from Michele Besso to Aurel Stodola
Geneva, 22 August 1941, reproduction
Stodola, a professor for mechanical engineering at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich, introduced Besso to Mach’s body of thought.
I was able to pass on to the eighteen-year-old Einstein what I have learned from you.