The elegant universe : superstrings, hidden dimensions, and the quest for the ultimate theory
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New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2003].
Edition
[2nd ed.]
Physical Desc
xv, 448 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
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Downtown Reno Library - Adult Nonfiction
539.7258 GREENE 2003
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English
ISBN
9780393058581, 0393058581, 9780393338102, 039333810X

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Originally published: 1999.
General Note
"With a new preface"--Jacket of hardcover printing.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 427-428) and index.
Description
Relates the scientific story and the human struggle behind the search for the string theory--the ultimate theory which scientists believe is capable of describing all physical phenomena, large and small; and discusses how the theory is impacting human understanding of space and time.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Greene, B. 1. (2003). The elegant universe: superstrings, hidden dimensions, and the quest for the ultimate theory ([2nd ed.]). W.W. Norton & Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Greene, B. 1963-. 2003. The Elegant Universe: Superstrings, Hidden Dimensions, and the Quest for the Ultimate Theory. New York: W.W. Norton & Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Greene, B. 1963-. The Elegant Universe: Superstrings, Hidden Dimensions, and the Quest for the Ultimate Theory New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 2003.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Greene, B. 1963-. The Elegant Universe: Superstrings, Hidden Dimensions, and the Quest for the Ultimate Theory [2nd ed.], W.W. Norton & Company, 2003.

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