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Infinite in all directions : Gifford lectures given at Aberdeen, Scotland, April-November 1985

Author: Freeman J Dyson
Publisher: New York : Harper & Row, ©1988.
Series: A Cornelia and Michael Bessie book.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Dyson, Freeman J.
Infinite in all directions.
New York : Harper & Row, ©1988
(OCoLC)609640740
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Freeman J Dyson
ISBN: 0060390816 9780060390815
OCLC Number: 16406078
Notes: "A Cornelia and Michael Bessie book."
Description: viii, 321 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: pt. 1. Life in the universe: In praise of diversity ; Butterflies and superstrings ; Manchester and Athens ; How did life begin? ; Why is life so complicated ; How will it all end? --
pt. 2. People and machines: Roots ; Quick is beautiful ; Science and space ; Engineers' dreams ; The balance of power ; Star wars ; The example of Austria ; Camels and swords ; Nuclear winter ; The twenty-first century ; Butterflies again.
Series Title: A Cornelia and Michael Bessie book.
Responsibility: Freeman J. Dyson ; edited by the author.

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