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The road to reality : a complete guide to the laws of the universe

Author: Roger Penrose
Publisher: London : Jonathan Cape, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Road to Reality provides a comprehensive account of the physical universe and the essentials of its underlying mathematical theory. It assumes no particular specialist knowledge on the part of the reader, so that, for example, the early chapters give us the vital mathematical background to the physical theories explored later in the book."--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Einführung
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Roger Penrose
ISBN: 0224044478 9780224044479
OCLC Number: 59332945
Notes: Formerly CIP.
Description: xxviii, 1094 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Roger Penrose.
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