Pantheon, Hardcover, 9780679416463, 192pp.
Publication Date: January 4, 1993
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An imaginary re-creation of Einstein's discovery of the nature of time, this novel takes us through the young patent clerk's many dreams depicting compelling conceptions of time.
“A magical, metaphysical realm...Captivating, enchanting, delightful.” —The New York Times
“Endlessly fascinating. A beguiling inquiry into the not-at-all theoretical, utterly time-tangled, tragic and sublime nature of human life.” --The Boston Globe
“Lightman is an artist who paints with the notion of time.” --Los Angeles Times