All of the following books are hardcover in brand new condition.
On The Shoulders of Giants: The Great Works of Physics and Astronomy. Edited, with commentary, by Stephen Hawking. This 1,200 pg volume includes Copernicus' On the Revolutions of Heavenly Spheres, Galileo's Dialogues Concerning Two Sciences, Kepler's Harmonies of the World (Book Five), Newton's Principia, and selections from The Principle of Relativity by Albert Einstein. $21.00 shipped. **SOLD**
Entanglement: The Greatest Mystery in Physics, written by Amir D. Aczel. Description from the back cover of the book:
'Enter the strange universe of the very small - quantum mechanics, where particles are waves and waves particles, a fantastic realm where ambiguity is constant. And yet, by contemplating its featues, we may learn the secrets to unbreakable codes and even teleportation perhaps in our lifetimes...'
284 pgs. $21.00 shipped. **SOLD**
Heavenly Errors: Misconceptions About the Real Nature of the Universe. By Neil F Commins. This book explores astronomical misconceptions in detail - from "black holes suck in everything" to "Pluto is the farthest planet" - as well as their origins, why we develop them, how to avoid them in the future, and how we get rid of old ones. 244 pgs. $18.00 shipped. **SOLD**
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