The Fabric of the Cosmos: Space, Time and the Texture of Reality

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Penguin Books Limited, Feb 24, 2005 - Science - 592 pages
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'A magnificent challenge to conventional ideas' Financial Times

'I thoroughly enjoyed this book. It manages to be both challenging and entertaining: it is highly recommended' the Independent

'(Greene) send(s) the reader's imagination hurtling through the universe on an astonishing ride. As a popularizer of exquisitely abstract science, he is both a skilled and kindly explicator' the New York Times

'Greene is as elegant as ever, cutting through the fog of complexity with insight and clarity; space and time become putty in his hands' Los Angeles Times Book Review

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User Review  - SashaM - LibraryThing

I fully admit i struggled with some of the concepts discussed in this book - Brian Greene makes it as friendly as possible but some of the terminology just went over my head - still I did finish with ... Read full review

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User Review  - justindtapp - LibraryThing

The Fabric of the Cosmos: Space, Time, and the Texture of Reality "Every moment in time just is." That is a huge thing to wrap your mind around. Every moment in space-time just exists. While we ... Read full review

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About the author (2005)

Brian Greene, author of the bestselling book about string theory, The Elegant Universe, was educated at Harvard and Oxford, graduating in 1987. After spending time at Harvard and Cornell, he is currently a Professor of Physics and Mathematics at Columbia. Greene was presenter of the Channel Four series The Theory of Everything, screened in November 2003.

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