Lonely Hearts of the Cosmos: The Story of the Scientific Quest for the Secret of the Universe

Lonely Hearts of the Cosmos: The Story of the Scientific Quest for the Secret of the Universe

by Dennis Overbye
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Lonely Hearts of the Cosmos: The Story of the Scientific Quest for the Secret of the Universe by Dennis Overbye

Back Bay takes pleasure in restoring to print the first book by the author of Einstein in Love. Everywhere hailed as a paragon of science journalism, Lonely Hearts of the Cosmos is the dramatic, heartbreaking, and often comical story of cosmology and the men and women devoted to discovering the secrets of the universe. Lonely Hearts of the Cosmos was nominated for a National Book Critics Circle Award in Nonfiction and a Los Angeles Times Book Award in Science.

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ISBN-13: 9780060922719
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 01/01/1992
Pages: 464

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Lonely Hearts of the Cosmos: The Story of the Scientific Quest for the Secret of the Universe 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
This book makes Cosmology human and Astronomy understandable. I loved this book and have reccomended it to many. I was an amateur astronomer as a young person. This book makes it all so unmderstandable and exciting. It is not surprising it is so well revered.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago