The Resource The greatest story ever told--so far : why are we here?, Lawrence M. Krauss, (electronic resource)

The greatest story ever told--so far : why are we here?, Lawrence M. Krauss, (electronic resource)

Label
The greatest story ever told--so far : why are we here?
Title
The greatest story ever told--so far
Title remainder
why are we here?
Statement of responsibility
Lawrence M. Krauss
Title variation
Why are we here?
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An award-winning theoretical physicist and best-selling author of A Universe from Nothing traces the dramatic discovery of the counterintuitive world of reality, explaining how readers can shift their perspectives to gain greater understandings of our individual roles in the universe. --Publisher
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Krauss, Lawrence M.
Dewey number
530.11
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC6.4.R42
LC item number
K73 2017eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Reality
  • Space and time
  • Fourth dimension
  • Quantum theory
  • Cosmology
  • SCIENCE / Cosmology
  • SCIENCE / Philosophy & Social Aspects
  • SCIENCE / Physics
Label
The greatest story ever told--so far : why are we here?, Lawrence M. Krauss, (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=339&titleID=2831209
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Chapter 3
  • Through a Glass, Lightly
  • 33
  • Chapter 4
  • There, and Back Again
  • 45
  • Chapter 5
  • A Stitch in Time
  • 55
  • Chapter 6
  • Part 1
  • Shadows of Reality
  • 71
  • Chapter 7
  • A Universe Stranger than Fiction
  • 83
  • Chapter 8
  • A Wrinkle in Time
  • 97
  • Chapter 9
  • Decay and Rubble
  • Genesis
  • 113
  • Chapter 10
  • From Here to Infinity: Shedding Light on the Sun
  • 125
  • Part 2
  • Exodus
  • Chapter 11
  • Desperate Times and Desperate Measures
  • 139
  • Chapter 12
  • Chapter 1
  • March of the Titans
  • 151
  • Chapter 13
  • Endless Forms Most Beautiful: Symmetry Strikes Back
  • 167
  • Chapter 14
  • Cold, Stark Reality: Breaking Bad or Beautiful?
  • 181
  • Chapter 15
  • Living inside a Superconductor
  • From the Armoire to the Cave
  • 191
  • Chapter 16
  • Bearable Heaviness of Being: Symmetry Broken, Physics Fixed
  • 201
  • Part 3
  • Revelation
  • Chapter 17
  • Wrong Place at the Right Time
  • 211
  • Chapter 18
  • 9
  • Fog Lifts
  • 219
  • Chapter 19
  • Free at Last
  • 231
  • Chapter 20
  • Spanking the Vacuum
  • 249
  • Chapter 21
  • Gothic Cathedrals of the Twenty-First Century
  • Chapter 2
  • 259
  • Chapter 22
  • More Questions than Answers
  • 275
  • Chapter 23
  • From a Beer Party to the End of Time
  • 289
  • Seeing in the Dark
  • 19
Control code
ocn978294233
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First Atria hardcover edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 322 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781476777634
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
F53EBE04-7CFF-4A29-AF4C-D18442B1327E
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o978294233
  • (OCoLC)978294233
Label
The greatest story ever told--so far : why are we here?, Lawrence M. Krauss, (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=339&titleID=2831209
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Chapter 3
  • Through a Glass, Lightly
  • 33
  • Chapter 4
  • There, and Back Again
  • 45
  • Chapter 5
  • A Stitch in Time
  • 55
  • Chapter 6
  • Part 1
  • Shadows of Reality
  • 71
  • Chapter 7
  • A Universe Stranger than Fiction
  • 83
  • Chapter 8
  • A Wrinkle in Time
  • 97
  • Chapter 9
  • Decay and Rubble
  • Genesis
  • 113
  • Chapter 10
  • From Here to Infinity: Shedding Light on the Sun
  • 125
  • Part 2
  • Exodus
  • Chapter 11
  • Desperate Times and Desperate Measures
  • 139
  • Chapter 12
  • Chapter 1
  • March of the Titans
  • 151
  • Chapter 13
  • Endless Forms Most Beautiful: Symmetry Strikes Back
  • 167
  • Chapter 14
  • Cold, Stark Reality: Breaking Bad or Beautiful?
  • 181
  • Chapter 15
  • Living inside a Superconductor
  • From the Armoire to the Cave
  • 191
  • Chapter 16
  • Bearable Heaviness of Being: Symmetry Broken, Physics Fixed
  • 201
  • Part 3
  • Revelation
  • Chapter 17
  • Wrong Place at the Right Time
  • 211
  • Chapter 18
  • 9
  • Fog Lifts
  • 219
  • Chapter 19
  • Free at Last
  • 231
  • Chapter 20
  • Spanking the Vacuum
  • 249
  • Chapter 21
  • Gothic Cathedrals of the Twenty-First Century
  • Chapter 2
  • 259
  • Chapter 22
  • More Questions than Answers
  • 275
  • Chapter 23
  • From a Beer Party to the End of Time
  • 289
  • Seeing in the Dark
  • 19
Control code
ocn978294233
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First Atria hardcover edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 322 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781476777634
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
F53EBE04-7CFF-4A29-AF4C-D18442B1327E
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o978294233
  • (OCoLC)978294233

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