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4.0 out of 5 stars hawking's universe
Reading this book was a pleasure. I found the content presented in an understandable tongue that was story like in the way I found myself drawn into this history of the universe. Of course as a layman some of the science is beyond me, but only because i do not have the necessary background to fully comprehend the full implications of the theories discussed. However not...
Published on 1 Sept. 2005 by liam

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3.0 out of 5 stars An interesting read - but not the best on the subject
I'm reading this book 20+ years after its initial publication. I suspect that had I read it 20 years ago my reaction would have been Wow! that's incredibly interesting stuff and given it 5 stars. 20 years is a long time in quantum physics and so a lot of the material was familiar to me, and I think, Simon Singh, in the Big Bang: The Most Important Scientific Discovery of...
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5.0 out of 5 stars bought as a present, 24 May 2014
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I bought this book for my son , who is a reluctant reader,especially fiction,so I thought this might appeal.Hopefully it will.
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5.0 out of 5 stars A good brief history, 12 Oct. 2014
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Interesting, amusing and thought provoking. Must buy book for those with a thirst for knowledge. Stephen Hawking is a genius
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5.0 out of 5 stars good value, 9 Jan. 2014
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very interesting book
lots of detailed information and a binding read
will look out for more of his work in future
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4.0 out of 5 stars It's a super read, some chapters read three times to fully ..., 23 Nov. 2014
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It's a super read, some chapters read three times to fully understand the principles.an inspiring book from cover to cover.
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5.0 out of 5 stars my sons loves this book, 8 Sept. 2013
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My son is into Physics big time and wanted this for hist birthday of all things, he has read the book numerous times since!
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3.0 out of 5 stars A bit of a let down., 31 Jan. 2013
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It's ok I suppose but one thing I was disappointed with is the Kindle edition, it's poor quality
diagrams are a let down. Stephen added these visual aids for a reason and I feel that I missed
out on something.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Great read!, 11 Jan. 2015
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Very insightful. It requires great knowledge of a subject area to be able to describe complex ideas in simplistic terms!
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4.0 out of 5 stars Bought following his tv programme, 9 Feb. 2014
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Bought for a friend who has dipped into it, says he'll read it when were on holiday and he can give it the time it needs
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5.0 out of 5 stars Read it., 20 Sept. 2013
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No really, read it.
You don't know how much you don't know - and this book is the gateway to a fascinating world...
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5.0 out of 5 stars Great read, 14 Nov. 2013
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Its Stephen Hawkins, what more is there to say? Great read, interesting, well written, easy to read. Like it very much.
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