The Elegant Universe by Brian Greene
In this international bestseller, Columbia University professor Brian Greene provides, in layman's terms, a comprehensive demystification of string theory. Greene, one of the world's leading string theorists, peels away layers of the unknown, through introducing concepts from quantum mechanics to general relativity, to reveal a universe that consists of eleven dimensions. Accessible and enlightening, Greene's inimitable blend of expert scientific insight and literary ingenuity makes The Elegant Universe an exhilarating read that brings us closer to understanding how our magnificent universe works.
'Compulsively readable...Green threatens to do for string theory what Stephen Hawking did for holes' New York Times
'Utterly absorbing...a brilliant achievement. An accessible, equationless account of strings' Sunday Telegraph
Paperback | 464 pages
129 x 198 x 33mm | 426g
03 Feb 2000
London, United Kingdom
Condition: Like New
A secondhand book that looks new but has been read. Cover has no visible wear. No missing or damaged pages, no creases or tears, and no underlining/highlighting of text or writing in the margins. Very minimal wear and tear.