Time Machines by Paul J. Nahin
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Time Machines
By Paul J. Nahin

Time Machines

Time Travel in Physics, Metaphysics and Science Fiction 2nd ed. 1999. Corr. 2nd printing 2001

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Time Machines by Paul J. Nahin

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This book explores the idea of time travel from the first account in English literature to the latest theories of physicists such as Kip Thorne and Igor Novikov. This very readable work covers a variety of topics including: the history of time travel in fiction; the fundamental scientific concepts of time, spacetime, and the fourth dimension; the speculations of Einstein, Richard Feynman, Kurt Goedel, and others; time travel paradoxes, and much more.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780387985718
ISBN-10: 0387985719
Format: Hardback
(234mm x 156mm x 36mm)
Pages: 662
Imprint: Springer-Verlag New York Inc.
Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York Inc.
Publish Date: 20-Apr-2001
Country of Publication: United States

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