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THE WHOLE SHEBANG

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Book Summary of THE WHOLE SHEBANG

A brilliant and accessibly written report on the current state of cosmology, from parallel universes to life on Mars. Cosmology has seized front page headlines remarkable regularly over the last 5 years, and the Whole Shebang provides an excellent background to the news stories, as well as to the ideas of leading scientists. The book takes the reader through all thecentral issues of the field, and the wide variety of breakthroughs of recent years: the inflationary universe immediately subsequent to the big bang, the discovery and significance of large scale galactic structure, the evolution of the universe and the many-worlds hypothesis of parallel universes.

Details of Book: THE WHOLE SHEBANG (BSID:22710)

Book THE WHOLE SHEBANG
Author TIMOTHY FERRIS
ISBN 0753804751
ISBN-13 9780753804759, 978-0753804759
Binding Paperback
Publisher ORION PUBLISHING GROUP
Publishing Date 01/01/2007
Number of Pages 400
Language English

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Bob August 08, 2010 review from Goodreads

This book is less engaging than Ferris' "Coming of Age in the Milky Way." There's less of a story here and more of a status report on the state of the science lying at the frontiers of cosmology (as of 1997). If there is one underlying theme to this book it is that we live in a quantum universe,...

Cassandra February 20, 2011 review from Goodreads

This book dates itself quite frequently. Which normally I would be very bothered by. But you could tell that the author was trying to stay current with his time and his writing was wonderful. It just amazes me how much cosmology has changed in ten years! He was so timid with inflation it was stag...

Nick August 05, 2009 review from Goodreads

Excellent primer on cosmology written for the layperson. If you want to know about our place in the Universe, read this book. I found his descriptions of the structure of the Universe fascinating. From our planet to the solar system, our galaxy, our group, so on and so forth it was incredible. He...

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