Why Does the World Exist?: An Existential Detective Story

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Tackling the darkest question in all of philosophy with raffish erudition (Dwight Garner, New York Times), author Jim Holt explores the greatest metaphysical mystery of all: why is there something rather than nothing? This runaway bestseller, which has captured the imagination of critics and the public alike, traces our latest efforts to grasp the origins of the universe. Holt adopts the role of cosmological detective, traveling the globe to interview a host of celebrated scientists, philosophers, and writers, testing the ...

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0871403595

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9780871403599

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Why Does the World Exist?: An Existential Detective Story
2013, Liveright Publishing Corporation

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Why Does the World Exist?: An Existential Detective Story
2012, WW Norton & Co, New York

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