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Review: A Brief History of Time

User Review  - Michael - Goodreads

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 ... Read full review

Review: A Brief History of Time

User Review  - Richard Ilagan - Goodreads

Stephen Hawking does a great job of summarizing the state of theoretical physics right now is by starting from square one, and then attempting to explain how our paradigms have shifted with each ... Read full review

Review: A Brief History of Time

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I was disappointed in this book. After hearing so much about how great it was for the last ten years I finally bought a copy. The subject is interesting, and Hawking does as advertised, bringing ... Read full review

Review: A Brief History of Time

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Science, atoms and the universe are typically boring as Hell, as opposed to reading about people and their petty day-to-day concerns. However, Hawking's real greatness in this book is in his making ... Read full review

Review: A Brief History of Time

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Black holes and a big bang. Got it! That's all the information I need to gather from this book besides the insidious technical smoke that appears throughout. It is certainly a mind bender, and a book that may be worth committing a couple of reads for the layman (like myself) to fully appreciate. Read full review

Review: A Brief History of Time

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This was really hard for me to understand. Read full review

Review: A Brief History of Time

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Prepare to lose your mind and lose some sleep. Read full review

Review: A Brief History of Time

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explains a lot using basic physics. Read full review

Review: A Brief History of Time

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Not bad, but I prefer anything by Feynman. Actually, I think I prefer stuff by Asimov or Sagan but that doesn't mean this is bad. Read full review

Review: A Brief History of Time

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Good overviews of some of the interesting recent developments in physics, with a particular focus on the boundaries of existence itself and a good perspective on what exactly scientists are claiming with these theories. I liked the occasional glimpses into the often politicky world of academia. Read full review


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