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

Author: Stephen William Hawking; Ron Miller
Publisher: London ; New York ; Toronto [etc.] : Bantam press, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen William Hawking; Ron Miller
ISBN: 0593015185 9780593015186
OCLC Number: 468356309
Notes: Glossaire. Index.
Description: X-198 p. : ill., jaquette ill. en coul. ; 25 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 ; introd. by Carl Sagan ; ill. by Ron Miller.
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