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The Story of Collapsing Stars: Black Holes, Naked Singularities, and the Cosmic Play of Quantum Gravity

ISBN : 9780199686766

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¥4,840
Author: 
Pankaj S. Joshi
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
147 x 223 mm
Pub date
Jan 2015
Journeys into one of the most fascinating intellectual adventures of recent decades Describes exciting possibilities related to black holes and naked singularities Discusses observational impli ... Read more

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Time Restored: The Harrison Timekeepers and R.T. Gould, the Man Who Knew (almost) Everything

ISBN : 9780199606719

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¥6,479
Author: 
Jonathan Betts
Pages
480 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
146 x 215 mm
Pub date
May 2011
This is the story of Rupert T. Gould (1890-1948), the polymath and horologist. A remarkable man, Lt Cmdr Gould made important contributions in an extraordinary range of subject areas throughout his re ... Read more

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Totality: The Great American Eclipses of 2017 and 2024

ISBN : 9780198795698

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¥4,565
Author: 
Mark Littmann; Fred Espenak
Pages
368 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 240 mm
Pub date
May 2017
Totality: The Great American Eclipses is a complete guide to the most stunning of celestial sights, total eclipses of the Sun. It focuses on the eclipses of August 21, 2017 and April 8, 2024 that pas ... Read more

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Unseen Cosmos: The Universe in Radio

ISBN : 9780199660582

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¥3,652
Author: 
Francis Graham-Smith
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 241 mm
Pub date
Nov 2013
Radio telescopes have transformed our understanding of the Universe. Pulsars, quasars, Big Bang cosmology: all are discoveries of the new science of radio astronomy. Here, Francis Graham-Smith descri ... Read more

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Waves, Particles, and Storms in Geospace: A Complex Interplay

ISBN : 9780198705246

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¥15,521
Author: 
Georgios Balasis; Ioannis A. Daglis; Ian R. Mann
Pages
448 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
171 x 246 mm
Pub date
Oct 2016
Geospace features highly dynamic populations of charged particles with a wide range of energies from thermal to ultra-relativistic. Influenced by magnetic and electric fields in the terrestrial magnet ... Read more

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