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

Author: S W Hawking
Publisher: Toronto : London : Bantam, 1988.
Edition/Format:   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 reviewing the great theories of the cosmos from Newton to Einstein and then delves into the secrets which lie at the heart of space and time.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: S W Hawking
ISBN: 0553175211 9780553175219
OCLC Number: 60114736
Awards: Winner of Aventis General Prize for Science Books 1989.
Description: xv, 219 p.

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"'Master of the Universe...One scientist's courageous voyage to the frontiers of the Cosmos'" Newsweek "'This book marries a child's wonder to a genius's intellect. We journey into Hawking's Read more...

 
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