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A brief history of time : from the big bang to black holes

Author: Stephen Hawking
Publisher: London : Bantam Books, 1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Space and time - the unification of physics - Albert Einstein - Galileo Galilei - Isaac Newton - the fate of the universe; Quarks - radiation - stars_
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Hawking
ISBN: 0553175211 9780553175219 0553401653 9780553401653 0553176986 9780553176988
OCLC Number: 220581002
Notes: Includes index.
Awards: Winner of Aventis General Prize for Science Books 1989.
Description: 211 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.
Responsibility: Stephen W. Hawking ; introduction by Carl Sagan ; illustrations by Ron Miller.

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Was there a beginning of time?, Could time run backwards? and Is the universe infinite are just some of the questions considered in this book for the non-scientific layman. The author begins by  Read more...

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