On the Shoulders of Giants (book)

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On The Shoulders of Giants
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Cover of 'On the Shoulders of Giants' by Stephen Hawking
Author Stephen Hawking
Language English
Genre Popular science
Publisher Running Press
Publication date
Media type Book
ISBN 9780762416981

On the Shoulders of Giants is a compilation of scientific texts edited and with commentary by the British theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking. The book was published by Running Press in 2002.[1] The book includes texts written by Isaac Newton, Albert Einstein, Galileo Galilei, Johannes Kepler, and Nicolaus Copernicus.[1]


  1. ^ a b Stephen Hawking: A Biography. Greenwood Publishing Group. 2005. p. 120. ISBN 9780313323928.