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A group of leading physicists--Stephen Hawking, Kip S. Thorne, Igor Novikov, Timothy Ferris, and Alan Lightman--paints a vivid portrait of the possible future of black holes, gravity holes, and time travel in six readable essays that explore the deepest mysteries of the universe. Reprint. 15,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9780393020229 | W W Norton & Co Inc, May 1, 2002, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: A group of leading physicists--Stephen Hawking, Kip S.

Paperback:

9780393324464 | Reprint edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, May 1, 2003), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Presents essays that explore the deepest mysteries of the universe, including black holes, gravity holes, and time travel, by physicists Stephen Hawking, Kip S.

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Product Description: This edition reprints Volume 1 of an important two-volume Russian work which, at the time of its original publication, was the only comprehensive review in existence of the entire field of relativistic astrophysics. Subsequently revised and enlarged, both volumes remain today a valuable resource for physicists, astronomers, and others working in the field...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Paperback:

9780486694245 | Reissue edition (Dover Pubns, January 1, 1997), cover price $21.95 | About this edition: This edition reprints Volume 1 of an important two-volume Russian work which, at the time of its original publication, was the only comprehensive review in existence of the entire field of relativistic astrophysics.

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Product Description: Ever since Albert Einstein's general theory of relativity burst upon the world in 1915 some of the most brilliant minds of our century have sought to decipher the mysteries bequeathed by that theory, a legacy so unthinkable in some respects that even Einstein himself rejected them...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780393035056 | W W Norton & Co Inc, April 1, 1994, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Examines such phenomena as black holes, wormholes, singularities, gravitational waves, and time machines, exploring the fundamental principles that control the universe

Paperback:

9780393312768 | Reprint edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, January 1, 1995), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Ever since Albert Einstein's general theory of relativity burst upon the world in 1915 some of the most brilliant minds of our century have sought to decipher the mysteries bequeathed by that theory, a legacy so unthinkable in some respects that even Einstein himself rejected them.

Hardcover:

9780521363044 | Cambridge Univ Pr, December 1, 1994, cover price $34.50 | also contains Peace Is Every Step: Library Edition

Paperback:

9780521368537 | Cambridge Univ Pr, December 1, 1994, cover price $14.95

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Product Description: A pedagogical introduction to the physics of black holes. The membrane paradigm represents the four-dimemnsional spacetime of the black hole's "event horizon" as a two-dimensional membrane in three-dimensional space, allowing the reader to understand and compute the behavior of black holes in complex astrophysical environments...read more

Hardcover:

9780300037692 | Yale Univ Pr, September 1, 1986, cover price $57.00 | About this edition: A pedagogical introduction to the physics of black holes.

Paperback:

9780300037708 | Yale Univ Pr, September 1, 1986, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: A pedagogical introduction to the physics of black holes.

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