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Lucifer's Legacy: The Meaning of Asymmetry
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Hardcover
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from Oxford Univ Pr (May 25, 2000)
9780198503804 | details & prices | 259 pages | 6.25 × 8.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.90 lbs | List price $27.50
About: For many centuries, scientists have investigated the "fearful symmetry" that seemed to underlie the Universe.
Paperback
Book cover for 9780198662679 Book cover for 9780486491677
 
Revised edition from Dover Pubns (January 15, 2014)
9780486491677 | details & prices | 270 pages | 5.00 × 8.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.62 lbs | List price $16.95
About: "This is Frank Close's masterpiece — his best book, and one of the very best introductions to physics for the layperson.
from Oxford Univ Pr (May 31, 2001)
9780198662679 | details & prices | 5.00 × 7.50 × 0.50 in. | 0.65 lbs | List price $14.95
About: As we begin a new millennium, it becomes clearer that true understanding of our Universe will come only from identifying and understanding the asymmetries that surround us.