The Resource The arrow of time : a voyage through science to solve time's greatest mystery, Peter Coveney and Roger Highfield ; foreword by Ilya Prigogine

The arrow of time : a voyage through science to solve time's greatest mystery, Peter Coveney and Roger Highfield ; foreword by Ilya Prigogine

Label
The arrow of time : a voyage through science to solve time's greatest mystery
Title
The arrow of time
Title remainder
a voyage through science to solve time's greatest mystery
Statement of responsibility
Peter Coveney and Roger Highfield ; foreword by Ilya Prigogine
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Coveney, Peter
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QB209
LC item number
.C64 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Highfield, Roger
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Time
  • Time
  • Zeit
Label
The arrow of time : a voyage through science to solve time's greatest mystery, Peter Coveney and Roger Highfield ; foreword by Ilya Prigogine
Link
https://archive.org/details/arrowoftimevoyag00cove
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 350-359) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Images of time -- The rise of Newtonian physics: time loses its direction -- Relativity: how time defeated Einstein -- A quantum leap for time -- The arrow of time: thermodynamics -- Creative evolution -- Arrow of time, arrow of life -- A unified vision of time -- The unended quest
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
378 pages
Isbn
9780449906309
Lccn
90085770
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)22952187
  • (OCoLC)ocm22952187
Label
The arrow of time : a voyage through science to solve time's greatest mystery, Peter Coveney and Roger Highfield ; foreword by Ilya Prigogine
Link
https://archive.org/details/arrowoftimevoyag00cove
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 350-359) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Images of time -- The rise of Newtonian physics: time loses its direction -- Relativity: how time defeated Einstein -- A quantum leap for time -- The arrow of time: thermodynamics -- Creative evolution -- Arrow of time, arrow of life -- A unified vision of time -- The unended quest
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
378 pages
Isbn
9780449906309
Lccn
90085770
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)22952187
  • (OCoLC)ocm22952187

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