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Very well and pleasantly written.
Carroll is an excellent writer, and is able to translate what could be difficult ideas of physics into something that layman can understand.
This is the first book I have read by Sean Carroll, and I found in it an elegant discussion on the concept of the arrow of time.
The subtitle of this book is a bit misleading, the book is not really about time. The main topics are entropy, the arrow of time, and cosmology. Read morePublished 1 day ago by Hugh Mannfield
Mr. Carroll writes lucidly, if not as well as Kip Thorne in his book on Black Holes.
Time is indeed problematic. Read more
In my opinion, this book fell short by (i) not providing a central premise and then providing a proof for the premise, and (ii) not providing the reader with sufficient information... Read morePublished 1 month ago by John S. Reid
I loved that this book explores the intersection between entropy, the cosmos, and life, among other things. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Bradley D. Swanson
To be fair the author asks the right questions - that is those questions that are in many ways profound and are at the heart of our desire to know how the cosmos and our... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Front to Back
December 13, 2014
I am reading From Eternity to Here and enjoying it. Your writing is remarkably lucid. Read more
too long and too casual, what I am not looking for in a book of sciencePublished 1 month ago by Ronald Woode
Excellent all the way around. I would buy from them again. Very satisfied overall.Published 3 months ago by William Riddel
I never new entropy played such an important role in the foundation of theories regarding the origin of the universe(s) and time itself. Fabulous read. Enlightening.Published 3 months ago by James Noctor