The Farthest Things in the Universe

The Farthest Things in the Universe

by Jay M. Pasachoff, Hyron Spinrad, Patrick Osmer, Edward S. Cheng
     
 

Chosen for their ability to communicate at a popular level, four world experts contribute chapters to this lucid survey of the fundamental issues of scale in the universe--ranging from the ghostly etchings seen on the cosmic background radiation to quasars and their evolution and galaxy birth.  See more details below

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Chosen for their ability to communicate at a popular level, four world experts contribute chapters to this lucid survey of the fundamental issues of scale in the universe--ranging from the ghostly etchings seen on the cosmic background radiation to quasars and their evolution and galaxy birth.

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"Those who want authoritative reviews of the specific areas discussed will not be disappointed." Malcolm Longair, Nature

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ISBN-13:
9780521469319
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
10/13/1994
Pages:
114
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.31(d)

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