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A Brief History Of Time: From Big Bang To Black Holes

A Brief History Of Time: From Big Bang To Black Holes (Paperback)

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Synopsis

Was there a beginning of time?

Could time run backwards?

Is the universe infinite or does it have boundaries?



These are just some of the questions considered in an internationally acclaimed masterpiece which begins by reviewing the great theories of the cosmos from Newton to Einstein, before delving into the secrets which still lie at the heart of space and time.

Science & MathematicsAstronomy, space & timeCosmology & the universeScience & MathematicsPhysicsRelativity physicsScience & MathematicsScience: general issuesPopular science Publisher: Transworld Publishers Ltd Publication Date: 01/04/1995 ISBN-13: 9780553175219  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
Availability: Currently unavailable. Foyles can order for despatch to customer when the publisher is re-supplied on 11/10/2017.  

In 1963, Stephen Hawking contracted motor neurone disease and was given two years to live. Yet he went on to Cambridge to become a brilliant researcher and Professorial Fellow at Gonville and Caius College. For thirty years he held the post of Lucasian Professor of Mathematics and Theoretical Physics at Cambridge, the chair held by Isaac Newton in 1663. Professor Hawking has over a dozen honorary degrees, was awarded the CBE in 1982. He is a fellow of the Royal Society and a Member of the US National Academy of Science.

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