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Published: 22 May 2018

208 Pages

8.5 x 5.3 inches

ISBN: 9780198813378

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Conjuring the Universe

The Origins of the Laws of Nature

Peter Atkins

  • Exposes the beautiful simplicity at the heart of the processes of our Universe and considers their origin
  • Explores the basic ideas of classical and quantum mechanics and the nature of light, time, and temperature
  • Reflects on why mathematics, the language in which these laws of nature are expressed, should work

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