About Time (Paperback)

Cosmology and Culture at the Twilight of the Big Bang

By Adam Frank

Free Press, 9781439169605, 406pp.

Publication Date: September 11, 2012

Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (9/29/2011)
Hardcover (9/27/2011)
MP3 CD (9/30/2011)
Paperback (3/1/2012)
Compact Disc (9/30/2011)
Compact Disc (9/30/2011)

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Description

Now in paperback, "a phenomenal blend of science and cultural history" (Kirkus Reviews, starred review), About Time gives readers a peek into the cutting edge of cosmology, showing how it is intimately wedded to the texture of our daily l.


About the Author

Adam Frank is a professor of astrophysics at the University of Rochester and a regular contributor to Discover and Astronomy magazines. He was a Hubble Fellow and is the recipient of an American Astronomical Society Prize for his scientific writing.