'Einheitliche Feldtheorie'. The final words of his dying mentor will change David Swift's life forever.
Within hours of hearing those words, David is arrested, interrogated and almost assassinated.
But he's too busy running for his life to work out what it all means.
Has he accidentally inherited Einstein's Unified Theory -- a set of equations with the power to destroy the world? Einstein died without discovering the theory. Or did he?
Teaming up with his ex-girlfriend and an autistic teenager addicted to video games, David must ensure he survives long enough to find out the truth -- and deal with the terrifying consequences.
About the Author
A self-confessed 'science geek' who majored in astrophysics at Princeton University, Mark Alpert is now an editor at SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, where he simplifies bewildering ideas such as string theory, extra dimensions and parallel universes for the magazine's readers. He lives in Manhattan with his wife and two children.
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Comments about Final Theory:
If you enjoy books like the Davinci Code and/or have an interest in quantum physics you will enjoy this book. Well-written, full of action and interesting science - definitely worth a read.
Number Of Pages: 359
Published: 5th May 2009
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Ltd
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 17.8 x 11.1 x 2.7
Weight (kg): 0.19
Edition Number: 1