2 edition of story of astronomy found in the catalog.
story of astronomy
Arthur L. Draper
Written in English
|Statement||by Arthur L. Draper and Marian Lockwood.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||394|
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The universe through the eyes of an astronomer or astrophysicist is a fascinating place — and a good book can give you a glimpse. Best Astronomy and. Peter Aughtons' book 'the story of astronomy' is his 14th outing as an author. Most of his previous works include histories of cities in the west and northwest of England from where Aughton hails.
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Written in an accessible and entertaining style, The Story of Astronomy demystifies some of the biggest breakthroughs in the history of science, as well as explaining why we have 60 minutes in an hour, how the Romans bodged the invention of the leap year and when people really discovered the Earth wasn't flat (a thousand years before : Quercus Publishing.
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An essential guide to milestone developments in astronomy, telling the story of our ideas about space, time, and the physics of the cosmos—from ancient times to the present day.
From planets and stars to black holes and the Big Bang, take a journey through the wonders of the universe. This fascinating book tells the amazing story of the development of astronomy, through the key characters in its history from Copernicus to Hubble and Halley, the excitement of new discoveries and the ways in which the history of the skies has affected our lives and how we look at the planet on which we Story of Astronomy celebrates 5/5.
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