On the Shoulders of Giants : The Great Works of Physics and Astronomy

On the Shoulders of Giants : The Great Works of Physics and Astronomy

Book Title: On the Shoulders of Giants : The Great Works of Physics and Astronomy

Author: Stephen Hawking

Format: Paperback | 1280 pages

Publication Date: 30 Oct 2007

ISBN-13: 9780141015712

ON THE SHOULDERS OF GIANTS tells a compelling story, using original papers from Einstein, Copernicus, Galilei, Kepler and Newton. Theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking explains how these works changed the course of science, ushering astronomy and physics out of the Middle Ages and into the modern world.