Stephen Hawking's Universe: The Cosmos Explained (Paperback)

The Cosmos Explained

By David Filkin

Basic Books, 9780465081981, 304pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 1998



The companion to the popular PBS series. For everyone who bought A Brief History of Time (9 million so far) but had trouble understanding it, this is a simple, easily accessible explanation of the same ideas—and an introduction to the people behind them.

About the Author

David Filkin is the producer of Stephen Hawking's Universe in collaboration with the independent production company Uden Associates. He is a science documentary maker of international repute and was until 1994 head of BBC Television's Science Department. He lives in Kingston-upon-Thames, Surrey, England.