18 May 1989
Show More Three Scientists and their Gods: Looking for Meaning in an Age of Information by Robert Wright.
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
“... himself to finding a theory that explains it all, that brings everything together, from DNA to slime cells, ant colonies, telephone systems, supermarket chains, television and religion. As his hero, RichardFeynman, 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 ...”