Cassell Companion to Cinema

Cassell Companion to Cinema

by Pekka Gronow, Cassell Academic
     
 
When you hear "big crunch," do you think about a deadline? Is a "black hole" a deep funk and "Cooper pair" the couple down the street? If you answered "yes" to any of these questions—or didn't know the actual meaning of these terms—then here's the place to look! From the "abdomen" to "zygote," this complete reference will bring you up-to-date on scientific

Overview

When you hear "big crunch," do you think about a deadline? Is a "black hole" a deep funk and "Cooper pair" the couple down the street? If you answered "yes" to any of these questions—or didn't know the actual meaning of these terms—then here's the place to look! From the "abdomen" to "zygote," this complete reference will bring you up-to-date on scientific words and facts. With thousands of key terms and ideas, it covers physics, biology and chemistry, the earth sciences, astronomy, mathematics, and computing. Illustrations appear throughout, and everything is fully cross-referenced. Best of all, you don't have to be a scientist to understand these crystal-clear explanations!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780304349920
Publisher:
Continuum International Publishing Group
Publication date:
10/01/1997
Pages:
480
Product dimensions:
6.03(w) x 9.21(h) x 1.84(d)

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