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Achilles in the Quantum Universe: The Definitive History of Infinity
Morris, Richard,
ISBN: 0285634429
Souvenir Press, London, 1998. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: Illustrated. First Edition. Preface by author and index. The text is illustrated with the occasional black and white line drawing. Illustrated paperback binding with yellow and white coloured titles to the front panel and yellow coloured titles to the backstrip. A history of concept of Infinity from ancient Greece, where the philosopher Zeno created his famous paradox of Achilles and the Tortoise (in relation to infinity); then on through the centuries from Aristotle to Stephen Hawking, who have advanced the knowledge and boundaries of physics and mathematics while wrestling with the paradox; while still not really understanding what infinity means. A little rubbing of the book edges and panels and light age toning of the text block edges. This is the first UK edition. Size: Trade Paperback. [8], IX - XII, [2], 224, [2] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Science & Technology; Quantum Physics; ISBN: 0285634429. ISBN/EAN: 9780285634428. Inventory No: 0125715. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Very Good Condition
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0125715  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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