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  • Hardcover: 304 pages
  • Publisher: St Martin's Press (8 Dec. 2014)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1250039436
  • ISBN-13: 978-1250039439
  • Product Dimensions: 14.6 x 2.8 x 21.4 cm
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  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 1,869,544 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Final Frontier is an enjoyable romp across space and time, from Cyrano de Bergerac to future spacewarp-driven interstellar craft, via Verne, Wells and the possibility of colonising the Solar System. A timely reminder of what might be possible in the light of current discussions about the commercial exploitation of the Moon and asteroids.--John Gribbin - author of In Search of Schrodinger's Cat,Alone in the Universe and In Search of the Multiverse Readers will enjoy Clegg's lively, enthusiastic account of the technical barriers to exploring the universe. --Kirkus Reviews

About the Author

BRIAN CLEGG holds a physics degree from Cambridge and has written regular columns, features, and reviews for numerous magazines. He is the author of Extra Sensory, Armageddon Science, Before the Big Bang, The God Effect, and Gravity among others. He lives in Wiltshire, England, with his wife and two children.

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