STEPHEN HAWKING: A Life in Science

By: White, Michael and Gribbon, John

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ix, + 304pp. Book clean and square. Vivid silver title over lightly bumped spine. Plain red boards undamaged. Textblock unmarked. Colour, photographic-portrait illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket mildly edgeworn only. In this book, the first biography of Stephen Hawking (1942-2018), the authors tell the story of the physicist's life and work, his childhood and early scientific promise at school, his days at Oxford, his marriage and the early signs of disease through to his professorship at Cambridge, and the success of his book - "A Brief History of Time". Contents include: Prelims., Preface, Acks., 16 chapters, References, Index. Book weight approx. 610g.

Title: STEPHEN HAWKING: A Life in Science

Author Name: White, Michael and Gribbon, John

Categories: Biography & Autobiography,

Edition: First Thus

Publisher: London, BCA: 1991

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Very Good +

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall

Seller ID: 013114

Keywords: Biography, Scientists, Physicists, Quantum Cosmology, Hawking, Professor, Hawking, Stephen William (1942-2018)