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The Resource Stephen Hawking : a biography, Kristine Larsen

Stephen Hawking : a biography, Kristine Larsen

Label
Stephen Hawking : a biography
Title
Stephen Hawking
Title remainder
a biography
Statement of responsibility
Kristine Larsen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Larsen, Kristine
Dewey number
  • 530/.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC16.H33
LC item number
L37 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Greenwood biographies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hawking, Stephen
  • Physicists
  • Cosmology
  • Big bang theory
  • Black holes (Astronomy)
  • Space and time
Label
Stephen Hawking : a biography, Kristine Larsen
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223074234114
  • 31223074234155
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Destiny's child: an auspicious birth and eclectic upbringing -- Scientist in training: the Oxford years -- Tragedy and triumph: deadly disease and dissertation -- Children and calculations: family man and theoretician -- "Stephen's changed everything": black holes aren't black -- CalTech and Cambridge: exploring new horizons -- Physics or metaphysics? the "no-boundary" proposal -- Challenges and controversy: an unexpected silence and time's arrows -- The best selling book that "no one read": a brief history of time -- To boldly go: time travel and television -- Plays, p-branes, and polls: private lives and public pronouncements -- Books and bets: the universe in a nutshell and the end of a paradox -- Stephen Hawking: man vs. myth
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xix, 165 p.
Isbn
9780313323928
Lccn
2005011150
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
57692851
Label
Stephen Hawking : a biography, Kristine Larsen
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223074234114
  • 31223074234155
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Destiny's child: an auspicious birth and eclectic upbringing -- Scientist in training: the Oxford years -- Tragedy and triumph: deadly disease and dissertation -- Children and calculations: family man and theoretician -- "Stephen's changed everything": black holes aren't black -- CalTech and Cambridge: exploring new horizons -- Physics or metaphysics? the "no-boundary" proposal -- Challenges and controversy: an unexpected silence and time's arrows -- The best selling book that "no one read": a brief history of time -- To boldly go: time travel and television -- Plays, p-branes, and polls: private lives and public pronouncements -- Books and bets: the universe in a nutshell and the end of a paradox -- Stephen Hawking: man vs. myth
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xix, 165 p.
Isbn
9780313323928
Lccn
2005011150
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
57692851

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