From Publishers Weekly
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Very thought provoking read. I saw Rees give a talk at the Cheltenham Science Festival and he's an engaging cosmologist. I definitely recommend this bookPublished 9 months ago by Mr. Stephen J. Rodgers
Martin Rees knows how to write for the general public, which is not an easy feat for a hard-core scientist. I just enjoyed the reading, and am looking for more Martin Rees' books.Published 20 months ago by Amazon Customer
This is my favorite science book - the best I've ever read at describing the physical universe, its origins and its nature. Read morePublished on November 22, 2006 by Dave
I've only just started this book and am only thirty or so pages in, but I've already decided that it's one of the best books of its kind that I've ever read. Read morePublished on May 18, 2004
The reviewer also recommends Our Cosmic Habitat.
Martin Rees, Astronomer Royal of Great Britain, wonderfully tells everything about cosmology in this concise book. Read more
The first nine chapters of this rather small book give us an excellent summary of our actual scientific and speculative cosmological knowledge. Read morePublished on September 3, 2003 by Luc REYNAERT
Reading this book, my first in cosmology, I felt a bit like Jodie Foster in "Contact". It is doubtful you will find a better introduction to cosmology, particularly because through... Read morePublished on May 29, 2003