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From eternity to here : the quest for the ultimate theory of time / Sean Carroll.

Book Book (c2010.)
Description: ix, 438 p. : ill., charts ; 24 cm.
Publisher: New York : Dutton, c2010.
8 of 8 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 of 1 copy available at Winthrop. (Show preferred library)
0 current holds with 8 total copies.
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Winthrop Adult Nonfiction 530.11 Car 2010 (Text to Phone) Available -
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  • ISBN: 9780525951339 (hardcover) :
  • ISBN: 0525951334 (hardcover)
Bibliography, etc.:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [385]-420) and index.
Contents:
Time, experience, and the universe. The past is present memory ; The heavy hand of entropy ; The beginning and end of time -- Time in Einstein's universe. Time is personal ; Time is flexible ; Looping through time -- Entropy and time's arrow. Running time backward ; Entropy and disorder ; Information and life ; Recurrent nightmares ; Quantum time -- From the kitchen to the multiverse. Black holes : the ends of time ; The life of the universe ; Inflation and the multiverse ; The past through tomorrow ; Epilogue -- Appendix. Math.
Summary:
A rising star in theoretical physics offers his awesome vision of our universe and beyond, all beginning with a simple question: Why does time move forward?
Subject: Space and time.
Citation: Carroll, Sean M. "From eternity to here : the quest for the ultimate theory of time." New York : Dutton, 2010.

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