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: 864 g Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 54 mm
A world renowned physicist, intellectual titan and a globally recognised luminary, Stephen Hawking transformed the face of popular science publishing with his succinct, entertaining and brilliantly lucid account of our relationship with the universe’, his major work, A Brief History of Time. He is also the author of works including The Illustrated Brief History of Time and The Universe in a Nutshell.
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