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Impossibility : the limits of science and the science of limits

Author: John D Barrow
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Astronomer John Barrow takes an intriguing look at the limits of science, who argues that there are things that are ultimately unknowable, undoable, or unreachable.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John D Barrow
ISBN: 0195130820 9780195130829
OCLC Number: 46611813
Description: xiii, 279 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Responsibility: John D. Barrow.

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"[An] illuminating, well-written account....One can only wonder how Barrow can possibly make all these [concepts] fit together into a coherent story about the limits to science. Well, contrary to all Read more...

 
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