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Impossibility: The Limits of Science and the Science of Limits

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By: John D Barrow(Author)

279 pages, b/w photos, b/w illustrations, tables

Oxford University Press

Hardback | Dec 1998 | #83701 | ISBN: 0198518900
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Reveals the often paradoxical limits on knowledge and achievement, and shows that the notion of "impossibility" has played, and continues to play, a striking role in our thinking, and in the way in which we understand the universe and ourselves.

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