Reviews

  • "A captivating pictorial and literary journey through the history of science... a must for every home. It is a book that will repay constant visits, and Bodley Head is to be congratulated on its lavish, robust production."

    Sunday Times
  • "Barrow has found a vivid way to focus our attention on cutting-edge science, and there is an awful lot to learn already from this lusciously produced and captivating book."

    The Times
  • "Barrow highlights the power of pictures in discovering and understanding our universe... [and] true to his reputation for excellence in communicating science... this book is sure to provide enjoyable summer-time reading"

    CERN Courier
  • "Questions about the meaning of life, the universe... this book can probably answer the lot... spectacularly illustrated."

    The Sunday Express