Catalog

Record Details

Catalog Search


Search Results Showing Item 1 of 1

Available copies

  • 2 of 4 copies available at Monroe County Libraries.

Current holds

0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Hughes Library 523.01 TYS (Text) 32378004583763 Adult Nonfiction Checked Out 10/11/2018
Pocono Mountain Public Library 523.01 Tys (Text) 35540000044205 PMPL 2nd Floor Non-Fiction Available -
Pocono Township Branch 523.01 TYS (Text) 32378004631091 Adult New Book Available -
Smithfields Branch 523.01 TYS (Text) 32378004631125 Adult Nonfiction Checked Out 10/04/2018

Record details

  • ISBN: 0393609391
  • ISBN: 9780393609394
  • Physical Description: 222 pages ; 20 cm
    print
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2017]

Content descriptions

General Note: New York Times Best Seller List.
Text in English.
Includes index.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: The greatest story ever told -- On Earth as in the heavens -- Let there be light -- Between the galaxies -- Dark matter -- Dark energy -- The cosmos on the table -- On being round -- Invisible light -- Between the planets -- Exoplanet earth -- Reflections on the cosmic -- Perspective.
Summary, etc.: "The essential universe, from our most celebrated and beloved astrophysicist. What is the nature of space and time? How do we fit within the universe? How does the universe fit within us? There's no better guide through these mind-expanding questions than acclaimed astrophysicist and best-selling author Neil deGrasse Tyson. But today, few of us have time to contemplate the cosmos. So Tyson brings the universe down to Earth succinctly and clearly, with sparkling wit, in tasty chapters consumable anytime and anywhere in your busy day. While you wait for your morning coffee to brew, for the bus, the train, or a plane to arrive, Astrophysics for People in a Hurry will reveal just what you need to be fluent and ready for the next cosmic headlines: from the Big Bang to black holes, from quarks to quantum mechanics, and from the search for planets to the search for life in the universe"--
Language Note:
Text in English.
Awards Note:
New York Times Best Seller List.
Subject: Astrophysics
Cosmology
Space and time
Space and time
Space and time
Universe
Cosmology
Astrophysics
Universe
Astrophysics
Cosmology
Space and time
SCIENCE Space Science
SCIENCE Physics Astrophysics
Space and time
Space and time
Universe
Cosmology
Astrophysics
Search Results Showing Item 1 of 1

Additional Resources