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Cycles of time : [an extraordinary new view of the universe]

Author: Roger Penrose; Bruce Mann
Publisher: Westminster, Md. : Books on Tape, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : English : Library edView all editions and formats
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This groundbreaking book provides a new take on three of cosmology's most profound questions and sheds new light on basic principles that underlie the behavior of the universe, describing various standard and nonstandard cosmological models, the fundamental role of the cosmic microwave background, and the key status of black holes.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Roger Penrose; Bruce Mann
ISBN: 9780307933195 : 0307933199
OCLC Number: 700931607
Notes: Subtitle from container.
Unabridged.
Compact discs.
Performer(s): Read by Bruce Mann.
Description: 6 sound discs (ca. 7.5 hrs) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: The second law and its underlying mystery --
The oddly special nature of the Big Bang --
Conformal cyclic cosmology.
Responsibility: Roger Penrose.

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This groundbreaking book provides a new take on three of cosmology's most profound questions and sheds new light on basic principles that underlie the behavior of the universe, describing various standard and nonstandard cosmological models, the fundamental role of the cosmic microwave background, and the key status of black holes.

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