The Elegant Universe
Superstrings, Hidden Dimensions, and the Quest for the Ultimate Theory
ISBN10: 0393046885 ISBN13: 9780393046885 Publisher: W W Norton & Co Inc Published: Feb 1 1999 Pages: 448 Weight: 1.75lbs. Height: 9.75" Width: 6.50" Depth: 1.50" Language: English
This work relates the scientific story behind 20th-century physics' search for a theory of everything. Through the use of metaphor and analogy, this work makes some of the most sophisticated concepts accessible, aiming to bring the reader closer to an understanding of how the universe works.