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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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Masters of the Universe: Conversations With Cosmologists of the Past

ISBN : 9780198722892

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¥5,566
Author: 
Helge Kragh
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
164 x 222 mm
Pub date
Nov 2014
How did our modern picture of the universe come into being? Masters of the Universe tells this fascinating story in an unusual format that blends factual and fictional elements. It is based on a serie ... Read more

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Moons: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN : 9780198735274

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¥1,628
Author: 
David A. Rothery
Pages
176 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
116 x 174 mm
Pub date
Nov 2015
Series
Very Short Introductions
Introduces the reader to the moons of our Solar System, their discovery and naming Explains the nature and influence of our Moon Provides an up to date account detailing what we know about the ... Read more

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Nature's Third Cycle: A Story of Sunspots

ISBN : 9780199674756

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¥5,566
Author: 
Arnab Rai Choudhuri
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
141 x 226 mm
Pub date
Jan 2015
The cycle of day and night and the cycle of seasons are two familiar natural cycles around which many human activities are organized. But is there a third natural cycle of importance for us humans? On ... Read more

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On the Topology and Future Stability of the Universe

ISBN : 9780199680290

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¥20,086
Author: 
Hans Ringstrom
Pages
736 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 235 mm
Pub date
May 2013
Series
Oxford Mathematical Monographs
The standard starting point in cosmology is the cosmological principle; the assumption that the universe is spatially homogeneous and isotropic. After imposing this assumption, the only freedom left, ... Read more

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Origins: The Scientific Story of Creation

ISBN : 9780198826002

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¥3,102
Author: 
Jim Baggott
Pages
432 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
153 x 234 mm
Pub date
Jun 2018
A one-volume account of what science has pieced together of the 13.8 billion years from the Big Bang to the emergence of human consciousness Draws together current thinking in cosmology, geology, ... Read more

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Origins: The Scientific Story of Creation

ISBN : 9780198707653

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¥3,102
Author: 
Jim Baggott
Pages
432 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Sep 2017
What is life? Where do we come from and how did we evolve? What is the universe and how was it formed? What is the nature of the material world? How does it work? How and why do we think? What does it ... Read more

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Planets: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN : 9780199573509

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¥1,628
Author: 
David A. Rothery
Pages
152 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
114 x 174 mm
Pub date
Nov 2010
Series
Very Short Introductions
Provides an overview of our Solar System and its origins, nature, and evolution Considers controversial issues, such as what qualifies as a planet Looks at different types of Solar System objec ... Read more

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Post-Planck Cosmology: Lecture Notes of the Les Houches Summer School: Volume 100: July 2013

ISBN : 9780198728856

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¥7,755
Author: 
Cedric Deffayet; Patrick Peter; Benjamin Wandelt; Matias Zaldarriaga; Leticia F. Cugliandolo
Pages
576 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
175 x 253 mm
Pub date
Feb 2015
Series
Lecture Notes of the Les Houches Summer School
This book gathers the lecture notes of the 100th Les Houches Summer School, which was held in July 2013. These lectures represent a comprehensive pedagogical survey of the frontier of theoretical and ... Read more

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Primordial Cosmology

ISBN : 9780199665150

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¥9,130
Author: 
Patrick Peter; Jean-Philippe Uzan
Pages
856 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
171 x 245 mm
Pub date
Feb 2013
Series
Oxford Graduate Texts
This book provides an extensive survey of all the physics necessary to understand the current developments in the field of fundamental cosmology, as well as an overview of the observational data and m ... Read more

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