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Book of Nothing, The: Vacuums, Voids, and the Latest Ideas About the Origin of the Universe

By: Barrow, John D.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, England, Pantheon Books: 2001

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: SCISPA42

ISBN: 0375420991

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first American edition, 724gms, 361 pages. This remarkable book ranges over every nook and cranny of nothingness to reveal how the human mind has had to make something of nothing in every field of human enquiry. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only mild shelf wear. Dust jacket has been covered with protective sleeve, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Book of Nothing, The

By: Barrow, John D.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, England, Vintage: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 001781

ISBN: 0099288451

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint edition, 374gms, 380 pages. This remarkable book ranges over every nook and cranny of nothingness to reveal how the human mind has had to make something of nothing in every field of human enquiry. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Universe That Discovered Itself, The

By: Barrow, John D.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Oxford, England, Oxford University Press: 2000

Edition: Revised and Retitled Edition

Seller ID: SCI77

ISBN: 0192862006

Condition: Good


Softcover, revised and retitled edition, 500gms, 448pgs. This is an extraorindary study of how we view the universe. Cover the magical notions of primitive cultures to the latest ides about chaos, black holes, inflation, and superstrings, the book traces the development of the laws of nature and how we've come to know them. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and very light page discolouration throughout. Front cover shows some mild curling, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Impossibility: The Limits of Science and the Science of Limits

By: Barrow, John. D

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Great Britain, Vintage Books: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SCI7

Condition: Good


Paperback, Reprint, 275gms, 279 pages. Impossibility is a thoughtful, careful and insightful book that is presented in a skilfully woven narrative, guiding the reader gently through the thicket of logic, physics, and mathematics. Book is in good condition with no to very little general wear and tear, mild page discolouration to pages, no other pre-loved marks. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all! View more info

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Impossibility: The Limits of Science and the Science of Limits

By: Barrow, John. D.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Oxford, USA, Oxford University Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SCI19

ISBN: 0198518900

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 650gms, 279 pages, blank endpapers. This book by John D Barrow looks at what limits there might be to human discovery, and what we might find, ultimately, to be unknowable, undoable, or unthinkable. Book is in very good condition with very mild general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is in good condition with very mild shelf wear, dust jacket has been taped down to boards, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find... View more info