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Published: 06 January 2011

416 Pages | 17 b/w line and halftone illustrations


ISBN: 9780199599882

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Higher Speculations

Grand Theories and Failed Revolutions in Physics and Cosmology

Helge Kragh

  • First comprehensive and critical study of the history of ultimate theories in physics and cosmology
  • Uses history of science as a resource for insight into current problems of fundamental physics
  • Combines scholarship with accessible presentation
  • Presents much new material and documentation