This is the one that will always be my favourite. It has the power to motivate further studies in each of the fields covered in the book.
I have had the pleasure of reading a fair amount of Science books in the not so distant past and each of these have shed new light for me on what makes our universe tick in the way it does. However, this book "The Fabric of the Cosmos (Unabridged)" is by far the most comprehensive as a primer across the different fields.
Brian has one of the most unique ways of explaining an almost inconceivable idea in such a way that you end up wondering where your previous difficulty in understanding it came from.
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