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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Macon County Public Library 523.1 H (Text) 39493107513147 Adult Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780553380163
  • Physical Description: ix, 212 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Edition: Bantam trade paperback edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Bantam Books Trade Paperbacks, 1998.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Our picture of the universe -- Space and time -- The expanding universe -- The uncertainty principle -- Elementary particles and the forces of nature -- Black holes -- Black holes ain't so black -- The origin and fate of the universe -- The arrow of time -- Wormholes and time travel -- The unification of physics -- Conclusion.
Summary, etc.:
A now-classic survey of the origin and nature of the universe features a new introduction by the author and a new chapter on the possibility of time travel and "wormholes" in space
Target Audience Note:
1290L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR UG 10.5 13 157417.
Subject: Cosmology.

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