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Black Holes and Baby Universes

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Written by Stephen HawkingAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Stephen Hawking

  • Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
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  • Publisher: Bantam
  • On Sale: September 1, 1994
  • Price: $18.00
  • ISBN: 978-0-553-37411-7 (0-553-37411-7)
about this book

This book is a collection of fascinating and illuminating essays, and a remarkable interview broadcast by the BBC on Christmas Day, 1992. The fourteen pieces reveal Hawking variously as the scientist, the man, the concerned world citizen, and-always-the rigorous and imaginative thinker. Hawking's wit, directness of style, and absence of pomp characterize all of them, whether he is remembering his first experience at nursery school; calling for adequate education in science that will enable the public to play its part in making informed decisions on matters such as nuclear disarmament; exploring the origins or the future of the universe; or reflecting on the history of


A Brief History of Time


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Black Holes And Baby Universes


is an important work from one of the greatest minds of the twentieth century.