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The accidental universe

Author: Alan P Lightman
Publisher: London : Corsair, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explores the emotional and philosophical questions raised by discoveries in science, focusing most intently on the human condition and the needs of humankind. This title offers a collection of essays that shows us our own universe from a series of diverse perspectives.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alan P Lightman
ISBN: 9781472109187 147210918X
OCLC Number: 858009127
Description: xi, 159 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Alan Lightman.

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A series of beautifully written, intellectually thrilling essays (in the literary scientific tradition of Richard Feynman and Carl Sagan) by award-winning physicist and novelist Alan Lightman: The  Read more...

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Alan Lightman might be the only writer who can dance through not just one but seven universes in a book not much larger than a human hand. * The Columbus Dispatch *

 
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