On the Shoulders of Giants

On the Shoulders of Giants: The Great Works of Physics and Astronomy

Language & Reference, Popular Science, Non-Fiction
Paperback Published on: 30/10/2003
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Synopsis

ON THE SHOULDERS OF GIANTS tells a compelling story, using original papers from Einstein, Copernicus, Galilei, Kepler and Newton. Theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking explains how these works changed the course of science, ushering astronomy and physics out of the Middle Ages and into the modern world.

  • Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
  • ISBN: 9780141015712
  • Number of pages: 1280
  • Weight: 864g
  • Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 54 mm

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