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The Known Universe

ByChristopher Graney

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The Known Universe: Discovering the Science of Astronomy through the History of Astronomy. A college-level introduction to astronomy. Consists of four parts: 1) The Center of the Known Universe 2) The Workings of the Known Universe 3) The Age of the Known Universe 4) The Inhabitants of the Known Universe. Part 1: What is visible in the sky, and how early astronomers interpreted what is visible. Part 2: The development of modern ideas about the solar system and the stars. Part 3: The development of modern ideas about galaxies and the age of the universe. Part 4: Thought about extra-terrestrial life.

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Publication Date
Oct 7, 2010
Language
English
Category
Science & Medicine
Copyright
All Rights Reserved - Standard Copyright License
Contributors
By (author): Christopher Graney

Specifications

Pages
334
Binding
Hardcover
Interior Color
Black & White
Dimensions
US Letter (8.5 x 11 in / 216 x 279 mm)

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