Stephen Hawking : his science in a nutshell

Title
Stephen Hawking : his science in a nutshell

Author
Freistetter, Florian, 1977-

Uniform Title
Hawking in der Nussschale. English

Edition
1st US hardcover edition in English.

Publication Information
Guilford Connecticut : Prometheus Books, [2020]

ISBN
9781633885769

Physical Description
xi, 75 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm

Language
English

Language Note
In English, translated from the German.

General Note
Originally published in German: Hawking in der Nussschale : der Kosmos des grossen Physikers / Florian Freistetter (München : Carl Hanser Verlag, 2018).

Contents
Singularities -- Gravitational waves -- Hawking radiation -- The information paradox -- Before the Big bang.

Abstract
"A science writer explains the significance of Stephen Hawking's work--in terms all of us can understand"-- Provided by publisher.

Personal Subject
Hawking, Stephen, 1942-2018.

Subject Term
Physicists -- Great Britain -- Biography.
 
Cosmology.


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Prescott Valley Public LibraryBook530.092 FREISTETTER1.SOURCE. BAKER & TAYLORChecked Out