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Reality is not what it seems : the journey to quantum gravity

Author: Carlo Rovelli; Simon Carnell
Publisher: UK : Allen Lane, an imprint of Penguin Books, 2016. ©2016
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : EnglishView all editions and formats
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What are time and space made of? Where does matter come from? And what exactly is reality? From Aristotle to Albert Einstein, Michael Faraday to the Higgs boson, the author takes us on a journey to  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Popular works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carlo Rovelli; Simon Carnell
ISBN: 0241257964 9780241257968
OCLC Number: 933584656
Notes: "First published in Italian under the title La realtà non è come ci appare by Raffaello Cortina Editore SpA 2014"--title page verso.
Description: xiv, 254 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Realtà non è come ci appare.
Responsibility: Carlo Rovelli ; translated by Simon Carnell and Erica Segre.

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A global superstar... Professor Rovelli is making the grammar of the universe accessible to a new generation * Channel 4 News * Surely Rovelli deserves the title 'world's most inspiring physics Read more...

 
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