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The Resource Stephen Hawking : a biography, Kristine Larsen

Stephen Hawking : a biography, Kristine Larsen

Label
Stephen Hawking : a biography
Title
Stephen Hawking
Title remainder
a biography
Statement of responsibility
Kristine Larsen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Larsen, Kristine M.
Dewey number
  • 530/.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC16.H33
LC item number
L37 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Greenwood biographies,
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hawking, Stephen
  • Physicists
  • Cosmology
  • Big bang theory
  • Black holes (Astronomy)
  • Space and time
Target audience
adult
Label
Stephen Hawking : a biography, Kristine Larsen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "With a new foreword"--Cover
  • Originally published in hardcover: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2005
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-204) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 37
  • Chapter 4
  • Children and Calculations: Family Man and Theoretician
  • 51
  • Chapter 5
  • "Stephen's Changed Everything": Black Holes Aren't Black
  • 59
  • Chapter 6
  • Caltech and Cambridge: Exploring New Horizons
  • 69
  • Chapter 1
  • Chapter 7
  • Physics or Metaphysics?: The "No-Boundary" Proposal
  • 81
  • Chapter 8
  • Challenges and Controversy: An Unexpected Silence and Time's Arrows
  • 95
  • Chapter 9
  • Best Selling Book That "No One Read": A Brief History of Time
  • 107
  • Chapter 10
  • Destiny's Child: An Auspicious Birth and Eclectic Upbringing
  • To Boldly Go: Time Travel and Television
  • 117
  • Chapter 11
  • Plays, P-branes, and Polls: Private Lives and Public Pronouncements
  • 129
  • Chapter 12
  • Books and Bets: The Universe in a Nutshell and the End of a Paradox
  • 145
  • Epilogue: Stephen Hawking: Man vs. Myth
  • 157
  • 21
  • A
  • General Relativity and Cosmology
  • 175
  • B
  • Laws of Thermodynamics and Black Holes
  • 183
  • C
  • Inflationary Cosmology
  • 185
  • D
  • Chapter 2
  • AdS/CFT Correspondence
  • 193
  • Scientist in Training: The Oxford Years
  • 29
  • Chapter 3
  • Tragedy and Triumph: Deadly Disease and Dissertation
Control code
ocn154711421
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Paperback edition.
Extent
215 pages
Isbn
9781591025740
Lccn
2007036123
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
530.092 H313LA ; P ; XX-N ; C0712BT4(AN)
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 154711421
  • (Sirsi) 154711421
  • (OCoLC)154711421
Label
Stephen Hawking : a biography, Kristine Larsen
Publication
Note
  • "With a new foreword"--Cover
  • Originally published in hardcover: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2005
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-204) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 37
  • Chapter 4
  • Children and Calculations: Family Man and Theoretician
  • 51
  • Chapter 5
  • "Stephen's Changed Everything": Black Holes Aren't Black
  • 59
  • Chapter 6
  • Caltech and Cambridge: Exploring New Horizons
  • 69
  • Chapter 1
  • Chapter 7
  • Physics or Metaphysics?: The "No-Boundary" Proposal
  • 81
  • Chapter 8
  • Challenges and Controversy: An Unexpected Silence and Time's Arrows
  • 95
  • Chapter 9
  • Best Selling Book That "No One Read": A Brief History of Time
  • 107
  • Chapter 10
  • Destiny's Child: An Auspicious Birth and Eclectic Upbringing
  • To Boldly Go: Time Travel and Television
  • 117
  • Chapter 11
  • Plays, P-branes, and Polls: Private Lives and Public Pronouncements
  • 129
  • Chapter 12
  • Books and Bets: The Universe in a Nutshell and the End of a Paradox
  • 145
  • Epilogue: Stephen Hawking: Man vs. Myth
  • 157
  • 21
  • A
  • General Relativity and Cosmology
  • 175
  • B
  • Laws of Thermodynamics and Black Holes
  • 183
  • C
  • Inflationary Cosmology
  • 185
  • D
  • Chapter 2
  • AdS/CFT Correspondence
  • 193
  • Scientist in Training: The Oxford Years
  • 29
  • Chapter 3
  • Tragedy and Triumph: Deadly Disease and Dissertation
Control code
ocn154711421
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Paperback edition.
Extent
215 pages
Isbn
9781591025740
Lccn
2007036123
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
530.092 H313LA ; P ; XX-N ; C0712BT4(AN)
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 154711421
  • (Sirsi) 154711421
  • (OCoLC)154711421

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