A Brief History of Time From the Big Bang to Black Holes by Stephen Hawking Intro by Carl Sagan 1988 Bantam Books

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This is a very good hardcover with dust jacket. 1988 Bantam Books Edition. This copy is very clean inside and out. The pages are crisp, clean and appear free of markings. The binding is tight and straight. Black hardcover boards under jacket are also very good with only a hint of shelf wear. The dust jacket is still clean and mostly shiny with only light shelf wear. Octavo size or 6" x 9" with 198 pages including index.

No introduction is needed for Stephen Hawking as he is internationally known for his great mind and scientific writings. This book speaks to his groundbreaking research into black holes and offers clues to the birth of the universe. Professor Hawking shows us how mankind's world picture evolved from the time of Aristotle through the 1915 breakthrough of Albert Einstein, the the exciting ideas of today's young physicists. With great care, he explains Galileo's and Newton's discoveries and takes us through Einstein's Theory of Relativity. This landmark book was and still is acclaimed throughout the scientific community.

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