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The Resource A Brief History of Time

A Brief History of Time

Label
A Brief History of Time
Title
A Brief History of Time
Statement of responsibility
Stephen W. Hawking
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Lively and provocative... Mr. Hawking clearly possesses a natural teacher's gifts-easy, good-natured humor and an ability to illustrate highly complex proposition with analogies plucked from daily life." -The New York Times "Charming and Lucid...( A book of) sunny brilliance". - The New Yorker "This book marries a child's wonder to a genius intellect. We journey into Hawking's universe while marveling at his mind -The Sunday Time (London). "He can explain the complexities of cosmological physics with an engaging combination of clarity and wit... His is a brain of extraordinary power."-The New York Review Books
Summary
Stephen W. Hawking, widely regarded as the most brilliant physicist since Einstein, discusses in a friendly and self-deprecating manner age-old questions about the origin and fate of the universe. Difficult concepts are made simple by Hawking's familiar, accessible prose
Tone
Writing style
Audio
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
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10133951
Cataloging source
N$T
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1942-2018
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  • Hawking, Stephen
  • Jackson, Michael
Dewey number
523.1
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1290
PerformerNote
Read by Michael Jackson
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Phoenix Audio (Firm)
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True
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  • Science
  • Nonfiction
Target audience
adult
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from the big bang to black holes
Label
A Brief History of Time
Instantiates
Publication
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
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unknown
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not applicable
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electronic
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True
Isbn
9781597770682
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not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
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other
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True
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unknown
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
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unknown
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not applicable
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Label
A Brief History of Time
Publication
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
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Dimensions
not applicable
Form of item
electronic
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not applicable
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True
Isbn
9781597770682
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not applicable
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not applicable
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other
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True
Special playback characteristics
unknown
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  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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