Language & Reference, Popular Science, Non-Fiction
Paperback Published on: 24/02/1997
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Uncover one of the most exciting frontiers of modern physics in this fascinating, insightful and accessible overview of Chaos theory.

‘An exceedingly readable introduction to a new intellectual world’ Observer

From the turbulence of the weather to the complicated rythmns of the human heart, ‘chaos’ is at the centre of our day to day lives. Cutting across several scientific disciplines, James Gleick explores and elucidates the science of the unpredicatable with an immensely readable narrative style and flair.

‘An awe-inspiring book. Reading Chaos gave me the sensation that someone had just found the light-switch’ Douglas Adams

  • Publisher: Vintage Publishing
  • ISBN: 9780749386061
  • Number of pages: 368
  • Weight: 267g
  • Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 22 mm

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A classic of scientific literature.
This is a mainstay of educational reading and will be so for generations.
Neil Ashcroft
1/4 Don't get it. 2/4 Don't like it. 1/4 Don't need anything else.