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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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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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Conjuring the Universe: The Origins of the Laws of Nature

ISBN : 9780198813385

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¥1,826
Author: 
Peter Atkins
Pages
208 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 196 mm
Pub date
Mar 2020
The marvellous complexity of the Universe emerges from several deep laws and a handful of fundamental constants that fix its shape, scale, and destiny. There is a deep structure to the world which at ... 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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Galaxies: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN : 9780199234349

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¥1,628
Author: 
John Gribbin
Pages
136 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
110 x 175 mm
Pub date
Mar 2008
Series
Very Short Introductions
Explains how galaxies are not only fascinating astronomical structures in themselves, but also how their study has revealed much of what we know today about the cosmos Shows how galaxies provide ... Read more

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Introduction to Black Hole Physics

ISBN : 9780198729112

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¥6,754
Author: 
Valeri P. Frolov; Andrei Zelnikov
Pages
512 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
174 x 246 mm
Pub date
Mar 2015
Comprehensive introduction to black hole physics Useful for theoretical physicists, astrophysicists, and mathematicians Beautifully illustrated Numerous exercises and solutions Hot topic th ... Read more

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