Catherine Caufield, 18 May 1989
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Times, 324 pp., $18.95, April 1988, 0 8129 1328 0Show More
Coming of Age in the Milky Way by Timothy Ferris.
Bodley Head, 495 pp., £14.95, May 1989, 0 370 31332 1Show More
Observations upon the Prophecies of Daniel and the Apocalypse of St John by Isaac Newton.
Modus Vivendi, 323 pp., £800Show More
What do you care what other people think? Further Adventures of a Curious Character by Richard Feynman.
Unwin Hyman, 255 pp., £11.95, February 1989, 0 04 440341 0Show More
“... cells, ant colonies, telephone systems, supermarket chains, television and religion. As his hero, Richard Feynman, might have said, Ed Fredkin is a very interesting guy. He is, among other things, a self-made millionaire without a college degree who became a full professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology before he was 35. Fredkin’s ...”