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Language: English
Subject: The Grand Design (book), A Brief History of Time, Stephen Hawking, Gibbons–Hawking space, Gibbons–Hawking effect
Collection: 2005 Books, Books by Stephen Hawking, Cosmology Books, Physics Books, Popular Science Books
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A Briefer History of Time (Hawking and Mlodinow book)

A Briefer History of Time
Cover of “A Briefer History of Time”
Author Stephen Hawking,
Leonard Mlodinow
Country United States
Language English
Subject The Universe
Genre Popular science
Published 2005 (Bantam Books)
Pages 176 (Paperback)[1]
OCLC 254755556
Preceded by On the Shoulders of Giants (book)
Followed by The Grand Design

A Briefer History of Time is a popular-science book published in 2005 from the English physicist Stephen Hawking and the American physicist Leonard Mlodinow. It is an update and rewrite of Hawking's 1988 A Brief History of Time. In this book Hawking and Mlodinow present quantum mechanics, string theory, the big bang theory, and other topics in a more accessible fashion to the general public. The book is updated with newly discovered topics, and informs of recurring subjects throughout the book in greater detail.


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