The Resource The greatest story ever told--so far : why are we here?, Lawrence M. Krauss, (electronic resource)

The greatest story ever told--so far : why are we here?, Lawrence M. Krauss, (electronic resource)

Label
The greatest story ever told--so far : why are we here?
Title
The greatest story ever told--so far
Title remainder
why are we here?
Statement of responsibility
Lawrence M. Krauss
Title variation
Why are we here?
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An award-winning theoretical physicist and best-selling author of A Universe from Nothing traces the dramatic discovery of the counterintuitive world of reality, explaining how readers can shift their perspectives to gain greater understandings of our individual roles in the universe. --Publisher
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Krauss, Lawrence M.
Dewey number
530.11
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC6.4.R42
LC item number
K73 2017eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Reality
  • Space and time
  • Fourth dimension
  • Quantum theory
  • Cosmology
  • SCIENCE / Cosmology
  • SCIENCE / Philosophy & Social Aspects
  • SCIENCE / Physics
Label
The greatest story ever told--so far : why are we here?, Lawrence M. Krauss, (electronic resource)
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=372&titleID=2831209
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
part 1. Genesis: From the armoire to the cave -- Seeing in the dark -- Through a glass, lightly -- There, and back again -- A stitch in time -- The shadows of reality -- A universe stranger than fiction -- A wrinkle in time -- Decay and rubble -- From here to eternity : shedding light on the sun -- part 2. Exodus -- Desperate times and desperate measure -- March of the titans -- Endless forms most beautiful : symmetry strikes back -- Cold, stark reality : breaking bad or beautiful? -- Living inside a superconductor -- The bearable heaviness of being : symmetry broken, physics fixed -- part 3. Revelation -- The wrong place at the right time -- The fog lifts -- Free at last -- Spanking the vacuum -- Gothic cathedrals of the twenty-first century -- More questions than answers -- From a beer party to the end of time -- Cosmic humility
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First Atria hardcover edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 322 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781476777634
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
f53ebe04-7cff-4a29-af4c-d18442b1327e
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)978294233
Label
The greatest story ever told--so far : why are we here?, Lawrence M. Krauss, (electronic resource)
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=372&titleID=2831209
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
part 1. Genesis: From the armoire to the cave -- Seeing in the dark -- Through a glass, lightly -- There, and back again -- A stitch in time -- The shadows of reality -- A universe stranger than fiction -- A wrinkle in time -- Decay and rubble -- From here to eternity : shedding light on the sun -- part 2. Exodus -- Desperate times and desperate measure -- March of the titans -- Endless forms most beautiful : symmetry strikes back -- Cold, stark reality : breaking bad or beautiful? -- Living inside a superconductor -- The bearable heaviness of being : symmetry broken, physics fixed -- part 3. Revelation -- The wrong place at the right time -- The fog lifts -- Free at last -- Spanking the vacuum -- Gothic cathedrals of the twenty-first century -- More questions than answers -- From a beer party to the end of time -- Cosmic humility
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First Atria hardcover edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 322 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781476777634
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
f53ebe04-7cff-4a29-af4c-d18442b1327e
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)978294233

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