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The Prophet and the Astronomer

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The Prophet and the Astronomer

A Scientific Journey to the End of Time

By Marcelo Gleiser

W. W. Norton & Company, Paperback, 9780393324310, 336pp.

Publication Date: July 1, 2003

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Presenting insights to cosmological science and apocalyptic philosophy in an "easily accessible" Library Journal) style, Gleiser is "a rare astrophysicist as comfortable quoting Scripture as explaining formulas" (Booklist). K. C. Cole praises his ability to " work] the entwined threads of science and religion into a vision of 'the end' that is strangely comforting and inspiring.
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