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Review: A Brief History of Time

User Review  - Morris - Goodreads

This is a widely read classic. It can serve as a non-mathematical overview of some key concepts in modern physics. The last chapter, which is devoted to Hawking's speculations on the metaphysical implications of the theories, should have been omitted. Read full review

Review: A Brief History of Time

User Review  - Connor - Goodreads

The book contains some fairly interesting concepts, but the writing is very dry and similar analogies are used over and over. Hawking over-simplifies advanced concepts in order to make them more ... Read full review

Review: A Brief History of Time

User Review  - Lissa - Goodreads

6/10 This is my first read from Stephen Hawking. His writing is very understandable,except for Quantum Mechanics & Physics. It gave me a bit more knowledge about the universe and how it all happened even thought they are theories. Read full review

Review: A Brief History of Time

User Review  - Monica - Goodreads

I was a bit disappointed in this! I can't quite put my finger on why; maybe it was lacking in detail or just felt too simplified. Then again, maybe at a certain point you can't get any more specific without getting beyond the intellectual grasp of a general audience! Read full review

Review: A Brief History of Time

User Review  - Karthikeya - Goodreads

Good for knowing the various theories about space and time. Read full review

Review: A Brief History of Time

User Review  - Steven - Goodreads

It gets a bit technical at times, but it's an interesting discussion of the workings of physics. I believe that his theory that the Universe expands and contracts, then repeats, is no longer in favor ... Read full review

Review: A Brief History of Time

User Review  - Janice - Goodreads

Even though 1/2 of this book was over my head I at least learned the terminology and have some idea what he was talking about. The other 1/2 of the book was excellent, especially enjoyed the 1st and ... Read full review

Review: A Brief History of Time

User Review  - Wilbert - Goodreads

Hawking opens up infinite possibilities.. Read full review

Review: A Brief History of Time

User Review  - Carol - Goodreads

This could take me a life time to read--but very interesting when I can grasp the concepts! Read full review

Review: A Brief History of Time

User Review  - Riley - Goodreads

This book gave me a greater appreciation for the scientific basis of theories such as black holes and the big bang. It was over my head in many, many parts, especially since I listened to it on a tape ... Read full review


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