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Science of Discworld

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Published by EBURY PRESS (RAND) .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages400
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7315225M
ISBN 100091886570
ISBN 109780091886578


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The fantastic first book in the Sunday Times bestselling Science of Discworld series. When a wizardly experiment goes adrift, the wizards of Unseen University find themselves with a pocket universe on their hands: Roundworld, where neither magic nor common sense seems to stand a chance against logic.

The book adds another whimsical episode to Discworld lore and contrasts the magical 'rules' of Pratchetts realm with the human worlds more logic-oriented science.

" -- Booklist "The hard science is as gripping as the fiction. Weaving together a fast-paced Discworld novelette with cutting-edge scientific commentary on the evolution and development of the human mind, culture, language, art Estimated Reading Time: 3 mins.

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Okay, I sort of read them. After the first six or eight chapters of the first one, I simply read every other chapter, skipping the "science", meaning I basically got one more short story from Discworld from each book.

Basically I was craving more Discworld.