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Published: 28 April 2008

616 Pages | 27 line drawings

6-3/4 x 9-3/4 inches

ISBN: 9780198526827

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Steven Weinberg

  • Provides uniquely self-contained and detailed accounts of the ideas and formulas that are used and tested in modern cosmological research
  • Covers many topics that are not treated (or treated only superficially) in other books
  • Entirely up-to-date
  • Copious references to articles in the current research literature
  • Written by a Nobel Prize-winning physicist who is a well-known participant in cosmological research as well as in elementary particle physics, and whose previous books on general relativity and the quantum theory of fields have been well received

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