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Astronomy & allied sciences

Astrobiology: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN : 9780199586455

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¥1,628
Author: 
David C. Catling
Pages
160 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
110 x 171 mm
Pub date
Oct 2013
Series
Very Short Introductions
Explores some of the big unanswered questions about the universe Considers the origins of life on Earth and its evolution, to understand the possibility of life elsewhere Brings together the id ... Read more

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Astrophysics: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN : 9780198752851

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¥1,628
Author: 
James Binney
Pages
176 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
114 x 173 mm
Pub date
Mar 2016
Series
Very Short Introductions
Provides an authoritative introduction to astrophysics, demonstrating how the laws of physics we can observe here on Earth apply to our entire universe Introduces the physics of phenomena such as ... Read more

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Behind the Scenes of the Universe: From the Higgs to Dark Matter

ISBN : 9780199683086

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¥4,741
Author: 
Gianfranco Bertone
Pages
192 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
148 x 221 mm
Pub date
Oct 2013
An extraordinary discovery has recently shaken the foundations of Cosmology and Particle Physics, sparking a scientific revolution that has profoundly modified our understanding of our Universe and th ... Read more

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Black Holes: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN : 9780199602667

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¥1,628
Author: 
Katherine M. Blundell
Pages
120 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
114 x 174 mm
Pub date
Dec 2015
Series
Very Short Introductions
Explores a topic of wide fascination in science and science fiction Outlines what we know and don't know about black holes Looks at how they are created and discovered Separates scientific fa ... Read more

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Calendars in Antiquity: Empires, States, and Societies

ISBN : 9780199589449

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¥25,564
Author: 
Sacha Stern
Pages
472 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
165 x 240 mm
Pub date
Sep 2012
Calendars were at the heart of ancient culture and society, and were far more than just technical, time-keeping devices. Calendars in Antiquity offers a comprehensive study of the calendars of ancient ... Read more

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Chaos: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN : 9780192853783

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¥1,628
Author: 
Leonard Smith
Pages
200 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
111 x 174 mm
Pub date
Feb 2007
Series
Very Short Introductions
Chaos theory is one of the most exciting and fast-growing areas of mathematics and physical science today. It unifies simplicity and complexity, and order and randomness, to give us a new underst ... Read more

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Conceptions of Cosmos: From Myths to the Accelerating Universe: A History of Cosmology

ISBN : 9780199665143

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¥4,840
Author: 
Helge S. Kragh
Pages
288 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
168 x 240 mm
Pub date
Feb 2013
This book is a historical account of how natural philosophers and scientists have endeavoured to understand the universe at large, first in a mythical and later in a scientific context. Starting with ... Read more

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Cosmical Magnetic Fields: Their Origin and their Activity

ISBN : 9780198829966

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¥8,217
Author: 
E. N. Parker
Pages
860 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Apr 2019
Series
Oxford Classic Texts in the Physical Sciences
This well known and widely used landmark text explores the universal spontaneous generation of magnetic fields in astronomical bodies and the agitation of the bodies by those fields. The general prop ... Read more

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Cosmology: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN : 9780192854162

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¥1,628
Author: 
Peter Coles
Pages
160 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
114 x 179 mm
Pub date
Aug 2001
Series
Very Short Introductions
Written in simple language, without mathematics Covers both the history of cosmology and the latest developments Explains what is known, what is believed, and what is purely speculative Peter ... Read more

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Eclipse - Journeys to the Dark Side of the Moon

ISBN : 9780198795490

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¥2,376
Author: 
Frank Close
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
129 x 196 mm
Pub date
Jan 2017
On 21 August 2017, over 100 million people will gather in a narrow belt across the USA to witness the most watched total solar eclipse in history. Eclipse - Journeys to the Dark Side of the Moon, writ ... Read more

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