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Astronomy

Signatures of the Artist: The Vital Imperfections That Make Our Universe Habitable

ISBN : 9780198814825

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¥4,565
Author: 
Steven E. Vigdor
Pages
368 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
Mar 2018
How does the scientific enterprise really work to illuminate the origins of life and the universe itself? The quest to understand our universe, how it may have originated and evolved, and especially t ... Read more

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The Aramaic Astronomical Book from Qumran: Text, Translation, and Commentary

ISBN : 9780199590438

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¥45,188
Author: 
SDB Henryk Drawnel
Pages
496 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
240 x 312 mm
Pub date
Jun 2011
The Aramaic Astronomical Book describes the movement of the moon in its phases, schematic meteorology, and the movement of the stars in relation to the seasons of the year. It is part of the Jewish ps ... Read more

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The Astronomer and the Witch: Johannes Kepler's Fight for His Mother

ISBN : 9780198736776

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¥3,652
Author: 
Ulinka Rublack
Pages
400 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
173 x 242 mm
Pub date
Oct 2015
Johannes Kepler (1571-1630) was one of the most admired astronomers who ever lived and a key figure in the scientific revolution. A defender of Copernicus's sun-centred universe, he famously discovere ... Read more

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The History of Astronomy: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN : 9780192803061

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¥1,628
Author: 
Michael Hoskin
Pages
136 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
113 x 178 mm
Pub date
May 2003
Series
Very Short Introductions
The only short introduction to this subject Focuses on the major developments of the 17th, 18th, and 19th centuries: Copernicus, Kepler, Galileo, Newton and beyond Looks at astronomy in antiqui ... Read more

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The Scientific Sublime: Popular Science Unravels the Mysteries of the Universe

ISBN : 9780190637774

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¥4,609
Author: 
Alan G. Gross
Pages
328 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Aug 2018
In The Scientific Sublime, Alan Gross reveals the modern-day sublime in popular science. He shows how the great popular scientists of our time--Richard Feynman, Stephen Hawking, Steven Weinberg, Brian ... Read more

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