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Stephen Hawking: Physicist and Educator
  • Format
  • Authored by: Bernard Ryan Jr.
  • From the Series: Ferguson Career Biographies
  • Trim Size: 5-3/4 x 8
  • ISBN-10: 0816055467
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-8160-5546-3
  • Status: In Stock
  • List Price: $25.00
  • Imprint: Ferguson
  • Published: 11/01/2004
  • Dewey Number: 530.092
  • Reading Level: Grades 6-12
  • Pages: 160


Stephen Hawking: Physicist and Educator studies the life and career achievements of one of the world’s most famous scientists.

Diagnosed with ALS (Lou Gehrig's disease) as a young man, Stephen Hawking has established himself as the world's most famous and beloved scientist despite his severe physical challenges. A world-renowned cosmologist, Hawking became famous for his theories on the origins and nature of the universe, which he has presented in several best-selling books. Known for his sense of humor and fun-loving nature, Hawking shows no signs of slowing the pace of his busy teaching and lecturing engagements, which have made him an international success.


Approximately 20 black-and-white photographs. Index. Bibliography. Glossary. Timeline. Resources.

About the Author(s)

Bernard Ryan Jr. has authored, coauthored or ghost-written 28 books, including biography, early childhood education, career guides in advertising and journalism, courtroom trials, and personal financial planning. His books include Helping Your Child Start School, Simple Ways to Help Your Kids Become Dollar Smart and The Poisoned Life of Mrs. Maybrick and he has contributed to Great American Trials, Courtroom Drama and Great World Trials.

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