A Brief History of Time by Stephen Hawking

A Brief History of Time

Stephen Hawking

224 pages first pub 1988 (editions)

nonfiction science challenging informative slow-paced


#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER A landmark volume in science writing by one of the great minds of our time, Stephen Hawking's book explores such profound questions as: How did the universe begin--and what made its start possible? Does time always flo...

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informative 97%
challenging 57%
reflective 35%
inspiring 27%
funny 7%
hopeful 4%
adventurous 3%
mysterious 3%
lighthearted 2%
relaxing 2%
tense 1%


slow 50%
medium 37%
fast 12%

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