Item #272595 Beyond Einstein : The Cosmic Quest for the Theory of the Universe. MICHIO KAKU, JENNIFER TRAINER, THOMPSON.

Beyond Einstein : The Cosmic Quest for the Theory of the Universe

N/A, October 1995. Paper Back. Used - Good. Item #272595
ISBN: 0385477813

"Beyond Einstein" takes readers on an exciting excursion into thediscoveries that have led scientists to the brightest new prospect intheoretical physics today -- superstring theory. What is superstring theory andwhy is it important? This revolutionary breakthrough may well be thefulfillment of Albert Einstein's lifelong dream of a Theory of Everything, uniting the laws of physics into a single description explaining all the knownforces in the universe. Co-authored by one of the leading pioneers insuperstrings, Michio Kaku, and completely revised and updated with the newestgroundbreaking research, the book approaches scientific questions with theexcitement of a detective story, offering a fascinating look at the new sciencethat may make the impossible possible.

"The man knows how to make science interesting".

-- "Philadelphia Inquirer"

"Kaku's exploration of the principles of superstring theory are lucid, livelyand fullĂ– as thought-provoking as Stephen Hawking".

-- "Kirkus Reviews"

"With his lucid and wry style [he has a] knack for bringing the most etherealideas down to earth".

-- "The Wall Street Journal"

"His scientific view is out of this world".

-- "Los Angeles Times"

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