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A briefer history of time

Author: Stephen Hawking; Leonard Mlodinow
Publisher: New York : Bantam Dell, 2005.
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Presents a more simpfied edition of the landmark work by physicist Stephen Hawking, describing his theories in a way that is more accessible to readers, providing information on the nature of space and time and the history and future of the universe.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hawking, S.W. (Stephen W.).
Briefer history of time.
New York : Bantam Dell, 2005
(OCoLC)655303987
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Hawking; Leonard Mlodinow
ISBN: 0553804367 9780553804362
OCLC Number: 269413823
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 162 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Thinking about the universe --
Our evolving picture of the universe --
The nature of a scientific theory --
Newton's universe --
Relativity --
Curved space --
The expanding universe --
The Big Bang, Black holes, and the evolution of the universe --
Quantum gravity --
Wormholes and time travel --
The forces of nature and the unification of physics.
Responsibility: Stephen Hawking & Leonard Mlodinow.

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Presents a more simpfied edition of the landmark work by physicist Stephen Hawking, describing his theories in a way that is more accessible to readers, providing information on the nature of space and time and the history and future of the universe.

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