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The Universe in a Nutshell [with] The Illustrated A Brief History of Time: Updated and Expanded Edition (Deluxe Boxed Set)

By: Hawking, Stephen

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Bantam Books: 2001

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 2272120

ISBN: 0553676431

Condition: Near Fine


Reprints. Includes publisher's slipcase. 2001 Hard Cover. A landmark volume in science writing by one of the great minds of our time, Stephen Hawking’s book explores such profound questions as: How did the universe begin—and what made its start possible? Does time always flow forward? Is the universe unending—or are there boundaries? Are there other dimensions in space? What will happen when it all ends? Told in language we all can understand, A Brief History of Time plunges into the exotic realms of black holes and quarks, of antimatter and “arrows of time,” of the big bang and a bi... View more info

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Black Holes and Baby Universes and Other Essays

By: Hawking, Stephen

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Bantam Books: 1994

Seller ID: 2279553

ISBN: 0553374117

Condition: Near Fine


A very nice copy. 1994 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. ix, 182 pp. In his phenomenal bestseller A Brief History of Time, Stephen Hawking literally transformed the way we think about physics, the universe, reality itself. In these thirteen essays and one remarkable extended interview, the man widely regarded as the most brilliant theoretical physicist since Einstein returns to reveal an amazing array of possibilities for understanding our universe. Building on his earlier work, Hawking discusses imaginary time, how black holes can give birth to baby universes, and... View more info

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The Nature of Space and Time

By: Hawking, Stephen

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Princeton: 1996

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 2280075

ISBN: 0691037914

Condition: Near Fine


Book club edition. An exceptional copy. 1996 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. Einstein said that the most incomprehensible thing about the universe is that it is comprehensible. But was he right? Can the quantum theory of fields and Einstein's general theory of relativity, the two most accurate and successful theories in all of physics, be united in a single quantum theory of gravity? Can quantum and cosmos ever be combined? On this issue, two of the world's most famous physicists--Stephen Hawking (A Brief History of Time) and Roger Penrose (The Emperor's New Mind and ... View more info

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The Universe in a Nutshell

By: Hawking, Stephen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Bantam: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2281599

ISBN: 055380202X

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Jacket lightly rubbed. 2001 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. One of the most influential thinkers of our time, Stephen Hawking is an intellectual icon, known not only for the adventurousness of his ideas but for the clarity and wit with which he expresses them. In this new book Hawking takes us to the cutting edge of theoretical physics, where truth is often stranger than fiction, to explain in laymen’s terms the principles that control our universe. View more info

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A Brief History of Time: Updated and Expanded Tenth Anniversary Edition

By: Hawking, Stephen

Price: $100.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1999

Seller ID: 2285608

Condition: Near Fine


Minimal cosmetic wear. 1999 Full-Leather. We have more books available by this author!. ix, [1], 212 pp. 8vo. Dark brown full leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, ribbon marker bound in. Illustrations by Ron Miller. A landmark volume in science writing by one of the great minds of our time, Stephen Hawking’s book explores such profound questions as: How did the universe begin—and what made its start possible? Does time always flow forward? Is the universe unending—or are there boundaries? Are there other dimensions in space? What will happen when it... View more info