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

Author: Stephen W Hawking; Carl Sagan; Ron Miller
Publisher: London [etc.] : Bantam, 1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

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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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen W Hawking; Carl Sagan; Ron Miller
ISBN: 0593015185 9780593015186
OCLC Number: 455866834
Description: X, 198 str. : ilustr. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Our picture of the Universe; space and time; the expanding Universe; the uncertainty principle; elementary particles and the forces of nature; black holes; black holes ain't so black; the origin and fate of the Universe; the arrow of time; the unification of physics; Albert Einstein; Galileo Galilei; Isaac Newton.
Responsibility: Stephen W. Hawking ; introduction by Carl Sagan, illustrations by Ron Miller.


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