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The Universe in Your Hand: A Journey Through Space, Time, and Beyond
By Christophe Galfard and Ray Chase (narrator)
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Blackstone Audio Inc
Publication date April 19, 2016
Binding CD/Spoken Word
Edition Unabridged
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781504684361
ISBN-10 1504684362
Dimensions 1.25 by 5.25 by 6 in.
Weight 0.55 lbs.
Original list price $34.95
Other format details audio
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Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Christophe Galfard's mission in life is to spread modern scientific ideas to the general public in entertaining ways. Using his considerable skills as a brilliant theoretical physicist and successful young-adult author, The Universe in Your Hand employs the immediacy of simple, direct language to show us, not explain to us, the theories that underpin everything we know about our universe. To understand what happens to a dying star, we are asked to picture ourselves floating in space in front of it. To get acquainted with the quantum world, we are shrunk to the size of an atom. Galfard renders these astoundingly complex ideas in an immediate and visceral way.

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Hardcover
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from Flatiron Books (April 19, 2016)
9781250069528 | details & prices | 386 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 1.25 in. | 1.05 lbs | List price $27.99
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Paperback
Book cover for 9781250076410
 
from Flatiron Books (April 4, 2017)
9781250076410 | details & prices | 256 pages | List price $17.99
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CD/Spoken Word
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With Ray Chase (other contributor) | Unabridged edition from Blackstone Audio Inc (April 19, 2016)
9781504684361 | details & prices | 5.25 × 6.00 × 1.25 in. | 0.55 lbs | List price $34.95
About: Christophe Galfard's mission in life is to spread modern scientific ideas to the general public in entertaining ways.
With Ray Chase (other contributor) | Mp3 una edition from Blackstone Audio Inc (April 19, 2016)
9781504684354 | details & prices | 5.50 × 7.50 × 0.50 in. | 0.20 lbs | List price $29.95
About: Christophe Galfard's mission in life is to spread modern scientific ideas to the general public in entertaining ways.

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