‘Intriguing . . . There are larger questions here than the life of even this singular man’ Peter Ackroyd, The Times
Stephen Hawking was no ordinary scientist. He managed to do more than perhaps any other physicist to broaden our basic understanding of the universe. This skilful portrait of an indefatigable genius traces the course of Hawking’s life and science, marrying biography and physics to tell the story of a remarkable man.