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FIRE OF LIFE

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ISBN: 0895990067

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LOOKING FOR EARTHS : THE RACE TO FIND NE

By: ALAN BOSS

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Publisher: WILEY JOHN & SONS INC.(TRADE:

Seller ID: IM167322

ISBN: 0471184217

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The ultimate insider's account of astronomy's fantastic voyage in search of brave new worlds in faraway galaxies "Highly recommended." -Science and Technology "Full of humor, heartbreak, and a deep understanding of the ardor and luck that compose years of research. . . . The reader becomes not merely a receiver of Boss's vision, but a fellow explorer." -Astronomy "A rewarding account." -Scientific American Are we alone in the universe . . . or are there o... View more info

MOON SHOT : THE INSIDE STORY OF AMERICA'

By: ALAN SHEPARD

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ISBN: 1878685546

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OUR UNIVERSE : THE THRILL OF EXTRAGALACT

By: ALAN STERN

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Publisher: CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS:

Seller ID: IM177328

ISBN: 0521789079

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The Universe in which we live is unimaginably vast and ancient, with countless star systems, galaxies, and extraordinary phenomena such as black holes, dark matter, and gamma ray bursts. What phenomena remain mysteries, even to seasoned scientists? Our Universe is a fascinating collection of essays by some of the world's foremost astrophysicists. Some are theorists, some computational modelers, some observers, but all offer their insights into the most cutting-edge, diff... View more info

UNIVERSE AT LARGE : KEY ISSUES IN AS

By: ANTONIO (ED MAMPASO

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ISBN: 0521553679

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TOP CORNERS LIGHTLY BUMPED DJ SHOWS LIGHT WEAR TEXT CLEAN & TIGHT 447PP. View more info

ASTROPHOTOGRAPHY : FEATURING THE FX SYST

By: BARRY GORDON

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ISBN: 0943396077

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EMERGING COSMOLOGY

By: BERNARD LOVELL

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ISBN: 0030010098

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LATITUDE : HOW AMERICAN ASTRONOMERS SOLV

By: BILL CARTER

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Publisher: U.S. NAVAL INSTITUTE:

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ISBN: 1557500169

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MEN FROM EARTH

By: BUZZ ALDRIN

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ISBN: 0553053744

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MEN FROM EARTH

By: BUZZ ALDRIN

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ISBN: 0553053744

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National Geographic Pocket Guide to the Night Sky

By: Catherine Herbert Howell

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Seller ID: IM510876

ISBN: 1426217854

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PLANETS

By: DAVA SOBEL

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ISBN: 0142001163

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With her bestsellers "Longitude" and "Galileo's Daughter," Dava Sobel introduced readers to her rare gift for weaving complex scientific concepts into a compelling narrative. Now Sobel brings her full talents to bear on what is perhaps her most ambitious topic to date-the planets of our solar system. Sobel explores the origins and oddities of the planets through the lens of popular culture, from astrology, mythology, and science fiction to art, music, poetry, biography, ... View more info

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AMERICAN ECLIPSE: A Nation's Epic Race to Catch t

By: DAVID BARON

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Publisher: LIVERIGHT (NOR):

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ISBN: 1631490168

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Stephen Hawking's Universe

By: DAVID FILKIN

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ISBN: 0465081991

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The companion book to the six-part public television series coming in the fall of 1997, written to allow nonscientists to better understand the mystery and majesty of the cosmos.At last -- a science book for the rest of us More than 9 million people around the world bought Stephen Hawking's A Brief History of Time, making it one of the most widely read scientific titles ever published, but many simply couldn't understand the complex concepts of space and time it disc... View more info

COMETS : THE SWORDS OF HEAVEN

By: DAVID RITCHIE

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ISBN: 0451140486

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COMETS : THE SWORDS OF HEAVEN

By: DAVID RITCHIE

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ISBN: 0452256194

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OTHER SUNS, OTHER WORLDS?: The Search for Extra So

By: DENNIS MAMMANA

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Seller ID: IM514093

ISBN: 0312140215

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MANAGING MARTIANS

By: DONNA SHIRLEY

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ISBN: 0767902416

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BEYOND THE BLUE HORIZON

By: E.C. KRUPP

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Seller ID: IM53971

ISBN: 0195078004

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In his classic study The Masks of God, Joseph Campbell conducted us on a fascinating global tour, showing how the seeds of myth grew in a similar fashion throughout the history of civilization. Before Campbell there was Sir James George Frazier who, in The Golden Bough--his pioneering study of magic, relgion, and folk custom--demonstrated how world mythologies exhibit "the effect of similar causes acting alike on the similar constitution of the human mind in different co... View more info

WHO GOES THERE?

By: EDWARD EDELSON

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Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE:

Edition: 1ST

Seller ID: IM110315

ISBN: 0385112572

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WHO GOES THERE?

By: EDWARD EDELSON

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ISBN: 0070189862

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DARKNESS AT NIGHT

By: EDWARD HARRISON

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Seller ID: IM207798

ISBN: 0674192702

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Why is the sky dark at night?The answer to this ancient and celebrated riddle, says Edward Harrison, seems relatively simple: the sun has set and is now shining on the other side of the earth. But suppose we were space travelers and far from any star. Out in the depths of space the heavens would be dark, even darker than the sky seen from the earth on cloudless and moonless nights. For more than four centuries, astronomers and other investigators have pondered the ... View more info

COSMOLOGY SCIENCE OF THE UNIVERSE

By: EDWARD R. HARRISON

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ISBN: 0521229812

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THEY ALL LAUGHED AT CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS

By: ELIZABETH WEIL

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Seller ID: IM186859

ISBN: 0553382365

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This is a classic American tale of dreams and obsession--the suspenseful, brilliantly written account of one eccentric man's hunger to open space travel to us all: to let us rocket into orbit, return to earth, and soar yet again--thus transforming space travel forever. They All Laughed at Christopher Columbus Gary Hudson was seven years old when Sputnik flew, nineteen when Neil Armstrong set foot on the moon, and all he ever wanted to do was to travel into space.... View more info

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STARGAZER'S GUIDE : HOW TO READ OUR NIGH

By: EMILY WINTERBURN

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Seller ID: IM23112

ISBN: 0061789690

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Have you ever found yourself looking up at the starry night, wondering and wanting to know more?Congratulations You're a stargazer.Unlike its more scientific sister astronomy, stargazing requires no equipment--except perhaps something comfortable to sit on and a star map. The Stargazer's Guide provides these maps and shows you what there is to see in the sky, why it's interesting, and how previous generations viewed and interpreted it. Organized by month, The S... View more info