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User Review  - gypsysmom - LibraryThing

At long last I have finished this book. It took me a long time to read it, not because I didn't find it interesting, but because I needed to have periods of uninterrupted time to read and absorb the ... Read full review

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User Review  - gregorybrown - LibraryThing

Well-written, fascinating look at the development of special and general relativity—and the omissions that are driving theoretical research ever since. HOWEVER, and this is a huge caveat, most of the ... Read full review

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User Review  - justindtapp - LibraryThing

I have long wanted to read Brian Greene's books, and enjoyed seeing his Nova episodes on time and space. Physics tells us that "every moment in time already exists," which is a concept that will blow ... Read full review

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User Review  - jimocracy - LibraryThing

I enjoyed reading this book very much. I learned many things about cosmology and discovered even more things that just went right over my head. I am considering reading String Theory for Dummies but ... Read full review

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User Review  - jmcgarry2011 - LibraryThing

Good description of string theory. He tries to simplify it for a general audience, but it can be slow going for a while. The book is dated; there is an example of a company building a bridge between ... Read full review

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User Review  - nmarun - LibraryThing

This book starts with giving you the basics of relativity, gravity and moves on with space-time continuum, time dilation and finally comes to the Theory of Everything - String Theory. Just brilliantly ... Read full review

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User Review  - pking36330 - LibraryThing

One of my favorite non-fiction books. You must be commited to learning about string theory to make it through the book, but the author does a great job of explaining incredibly complex M Theory ... Read full review

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User Review  - psiloiordinary - LibraryThing

Definitely one of the better physics overviews. Plenty of metaphor and thought experiments but nothing too weird. More in it than "A Brief History of Time", more accessible than "The Particle at the ... Read full review

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User Review  - bell7 - LibraryThing

Relativity and quantum mechanics both help us understand the universe, but in some cases the equations involved don't play nice and come up with nonsensical answers. Superstring theory (or string ... Read full review

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User Review  - inasrullah64 - LibraryThing

Not a clear explainer of complex science Read full review


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