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A Brief Historical Description of the Library and Its Contents

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Written in English


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A Brief History of Time: From the Big Bang to Black Holes is a popular-science book on cosmology (the study of the origin and evolution of the universe) by English physicist Stephen Hawking. It was first published in Hawking wrote the book for readers who have no prior knowledge of the universe and people who are just interested in learning something new. Dorothy tells her that they didn't have the book she wanted in the colored section. She is kicked out of the library but once on the bus, she reveals to her children that she has taken the FORTRAN book with her. When her son asks her about it, Dorothy says she's a taxpayer and the library is government-owned so she's entitled to take the book.

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