A Briefer History of Time: The Science Classic Made More Accessible
|Authors:||Mlodinow, Leonard & Hawking, Stephen|
|Publisher:||Random House Publishing Group|
|BISAC/Subject:||SCI098000, SCI015000, SCI005000|
|ISBN:||9780307417848, Related ISBNs: 0307417840, 0375728333, 0553385461, 0553804367, 0739321862|
|Number of pages:||176|
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The science classic made more accessible
• More concise • Illustrated
FROM ONE OF THE MOST BRILLIANT MINDS OF OUR TIME COMES A BOOK THAT CLARIFIES HIS MOST IMPORTANT IDEAS
Stephen Hawking’s worldwide bestseller A Brief History of Time remains a landmark volume in scientific writing. But for years readers have asked for a more accessible formulation of its key concepts—the nature of space and time, the role of God in creation, and the history and future of the universe. A Briefer History of Time is Professor Hawking’s response.
Although “briefer,” this book is much more than a mere explanation of Hawking’s earlier work. A Briefer History of Time both clarifies and expands on the great subjects of the original, and records the latest developments in the field—from string theory to the search for a unified theory of all the forces of physics. Thirty-seven full-color illustrations enhance the text and make A Briefer History of Time an exhilarating and must-have addition in its own right to the great literature of science and ideas.
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