The Fabric of the Cosmos: Space, Time, and the Texture of Reality (Hardcover)
Space, Time, and the Texture of Reality
Knopf Publishing Group, 9780375412882, 592pp.
Publication Date: February 10, 2004
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Praise For The Fabric of the Cosmos: Space, Time, and the Texture of Reality…
“Forbidding formulas no longer stand between general readers and the latest breakthroughs in astrophysics: the imaginative gifts of one of the pioneers making these breakthroughs has now translated mathematical science into accessible analogies drawn from everyday life and popular culture. . . . Nonspecialists will relish this exhilarating foray into the alien terrain that is our own universe.” –Booklist (starred review)
“This is popular science writing of the highest order. . . Greene [has an] unparalleled ability to translate higher mathematics into everyday language and images, through the adept use of metaphor and analogy, and crisp, witty prose. . . He not only makes concepts clear, but explains why they matter.” –Publishers Weekly (starred review)