In short, an outstanding discussion of a mysterious subject.
I highly recommend this book to students and to anyone who wants their perception of the most basic aspect of consciousness challenged.
I does a great job of taking complex ideas, and relating it to terms that are more easily comprehendable.
Davies explains time in a readily understandable and beautiful manner.Published 17 days ago by Robert J. Schuckit
Beautifully written non-mathematical explanation of the General and Special Theories of Relativity. The book is divided into 2 sections. Read morePublished 17 months ago by Bennett E. Werner
I got this book to learn about what physicts really thought about the philosophy and math on time. While the center of the book gave a pretty good history of gen relativity and... Read morePublished 17 months ago by ron
Over 5 or more years (of time) I have been reading books and articles on the "nature" of TIME, and have now become a serious student/investigator. Read morePublished on February 7, 2013 by Ernest E. Roberts, Ph.D.
Davies clearly has a good grasp of the subject and if you haven't read many other books it is probably worth reading. Read morePublished on December 29, 2012 by justMe
Paul Davies is one of my favorite science authors. He has many other books in the physics subject area, all of which I recommend. Read morePublished on April 1, 2011 by Wikileaker
Paul Davies states the premise and offers his conclusions about time in the very last chapter of the book. Read morePublished on March 26, 2011 by Richard B. Smith
I like very much Paul Davies, especially books like The Mind Of God, but this one, About Time, is hard to follow ... Read morePublished on January 21, 2011 by F. Gedda