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The Five Ages of the Universe: Inside the Physics of Eternity Paperback – 2 Jan 1997

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  • Paperback: 288 pages
  • Publisher: Simon and Schuster; New edition edition (2 Jan. 1997)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0684865769
  • ISBN-13: 978-0684865768
  • Product Dimensions: 14 x 1.8 x 21.4 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.8 out of 5 stars 6 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 270,961 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Neil de Grasse TYSON Scientific American Continuously engages the imagination....An entertainingly scary picture of our distant future.

Susan Okie The Washington Post Marvelous descriptive writing and mind-expanding explanations....What makes it even better than good science fiction is that it's true.


Two astrophysicists offer a chronicle of the universe's history, describing its beginning with the Big Bang and looking into the incredibly distant future, with vivid portraits of the sun's death, the evaporation of black holes, and other astronomical end-time events. Reprint.

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