Stephen Hawking
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Stephen Hawking

STEPHEN HAWKING was a brilliant theoretical physicist and is generally considered to have been one of the world's greatest thinkers. He held the position of Lucasian Professor of Mathematics at the University of Cambridge for thirty years and is the author of A Brief History of Time which was an international bestseller. His other books for the general reader include A Briefer History of Time, the essay collection Black Holes and Baby Universe, The Universe in a Nutshell, The Grand Design, and Black Holes: The BBC Reith Lectures. He died on 14 March, 2018.

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Best Sellers

    • A Brief History of Time

    • From Big Bang to Black Holes
    • By: Stephen Hawking
    • Narrated by: John Sackville
    • Length: 6 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,495
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,309
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,283

    To this day A Brief History of Time remains a staple of the scientific canon, and its succinct and clear language continues to introduce millions to the universe and its wonders....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Interesting and intelligible

    • By Anthony on 21-03-17

    Regular price: £19.99

    • Brief Answers to the Big Questions

    • By: Stephen Hawking, Professor Kip Thorne - foreword
    • Narrated by: Ben Whishaw, Garrick Hagon - foreword, Lucy Hawking - afterword
    • Length: 4 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1,104
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 981
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 975

    The final book from Professor Stephen Hawking, the best-selling author of A Brief History of Time and arguably the most famous scientist of our age....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Look up to the stars, not down at your feet.

    • By Heisenberg on 16-10-18

    Regular price: £19.99

    • The Theory of Everything

    • The Origin and Fate of the Universe
    • By: Stephen W. Hawking
    • Narrated by: Michael York
    • Length: 3 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 141
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 99
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 98

    Hawking takes us on a fascinating journey through the telescopic lens of modern physics to gain a new glimpse of the universe....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Brilliant!

    • By Adrian on 14-04-13

    Regular price: £17.19

    • George's Secret Key to the Universe

    • By: Lucy Hawking, Stephen Hawking
    • Narrated by: James Goode
    • Length: 5 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 29
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19

    Take a roller-coaster ride through the vastness of space and, in the midst of an exciting adventure, discover the mysteries of physics, science, and the universe....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent, enjoyable, fun and absorbing

    • By Kindle Customer on 26-03-10

    Regular price: £18.00

    • The Grand Design

    • By: Stephen Hawking, Leonard Mlodinow
    • Narrated by: Steve West
    • Length: 4 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 236
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 105
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 101

    In this groundbreaking new work, Professor Hawking and renowned science writer Leonard Mlodinow reveal an original and controversial theory....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fantastic, thought provoking book

    • By Frank on 04-10-10

    Regular price: £17.99

    • A Briefer History of Time

    • By: Stephen Hawking
    • Narrated by: Erik Davies
    • Length: 4 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 307
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 191
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 188

    A Briefer History of Time will guide non-scientists everywhere in the ongoing search for the tantalizing secrets at the heart of time and space....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • clarifying ideas

    • By Tony on 11-03-16

    Regular price: £18.00

    • New Scientist: The Origin of (Almost) Everything

    • From the Big Bang to Belly-Button Fluff
    • By: New Scientist, Graham Lawton, Stephen Hawking
    • Narrated by: David Thorpe
    • Length: 7 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 43
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 41
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 40

    A journey through life, the universe and everything. From what actually happened in the big bang to the accidental discovery of Post-it notes, science is packed with surprising discoveries....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Coffee table science reading

    • By Mr J R Milnes on 02-11-18

    Regular price: £24.99

    • George and the Big Bang

    • By: Lucy Hawking, Stephen Hawking
    • Narrated by: James Goode
    • Length: 6 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6

    Eric is involved with a big experiment in Switzerland, looking to explore the earliest moment of the universe....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • To James Goode

    • By RKDas on 07-08-19

    Regular price: £20.00

    • A Brief History of Time

    • By: Stephen Hawking
    • Narrated by: Michael Jackson
    • Length: 5 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 31
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 24
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 25

    This landmark book is for those of us who prefer words to equations; this is the story of the ultimate...

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fascinating and bewildering.

    • By Andrew on 17-04-06

    Regular price: £18.79

    • George and the Unbreakable Code

    • By: Lucy Hawking, Stephen Hawking
    • Narrated by: Roy McMillan, Sophie Aldred
    • Length: 6 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 4

    George and his best friend, Annie, haven't had any space adventures for a while, and they're missing the excitement. But not for long....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Enjoyable

    • By Tikkun Olam on 17-06-18

    Regular price: £19.99

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