Dance for Two by Alan Lightman audiobook

Dance for Two: Selected Essays

By Alan Lightman
Read by Bronson Pinchot

Blackstone Publishing 9780679758778

Unabridged

Format: Library CD (In Stock)
  • ISBN: 9781982547394

  • ISBN: 9781982547387

  • ISBN: 9781982547400

Runtime: 4.67 Hours
Category: Nonfiction/Essays
Audience: Adult
Language: English

Summary

Summary

The New York Times bestselling author of Einstein’s Dreams presents a collection of essays, written over the past twenty years, that displays his genius for bringing literary and scientific concerns into ringing harmony. Sometimes provocative, sometimes fanciful, always elegantly conceived and written, these meditations offer listeners a fascinating look into the creative compulsions shared by the scientist and the artist.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“This book contains some of the best essays from one of the hottest science writers today. Astrophysicist Lightman writes with a fluid, minimalist style that hits home for many readers.” Library Journal
“Lightman brings his characteristic sense of wonder and awe to these concise discussions of the origins of the universe.” Publishers Weekly

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Author

Author Bio: Alan Lightman

Author Bio: Alan Lightman

Alan Lightman is the author of several novels, including Einstein’s Dreams, a New York Times and international bestseller, and The Diagnosis, a finalist for the 2000 National Book Award. He is also the author of several collections of essays and numerous books on science. His work has appeared in the Atlantic, Granta, the New Yorker, the New York Review of Books, and Nature, among many other publications. A theoretical physicist as well as a writer, he has served on the faculties of Harvard and MIT, where he was the first person to receive a dual faculty appointment in science and the humanities.

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Available Formats : CD, Library CD, MP3 CD
Category: Nonfiction/Essays
Runtime: 4.67
Audience: Adult
Language: English