On the Shoulders of Giants, edited by Stephen Hawking (Running Press, Philadelphia), Pp. , 24 x i6 cm. Price £20 (hardbound; ISBN 0 4). World-renowned physicist and bestselling author Stephen Hawking presents a revolutionary look at the momentous discoveries that changed our perception of. On the Shoulders of Giants by Stephen Hawking and a great selection of similar Used, New and Collectible Books available now at
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