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              The Routledge Companion to the New Cosmology
               

              The Routledge Companion to the New Cosmology (Hardback, 2nd New edition)

              Edited by Coles, Peter

              • RRP: $198.00
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              First published in the United Kingdom in 1998 by Icon Books Ltd as The Icon Critical Dictionary of the New Cosmology. First published in the United States of America in 1999 by Routledge as The Routledge Critical Dictionary of the New Cosmology --Title page verso.

              ISBN 9781138834644
              Released AU 21 May 2015
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Companions
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              Cosmology: A Very Short Introduction

              Cosmology: A Very Short Introduction (Paperback, illustrated edition)

              By Coles, Peter

              • RRP: $19.99
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              Providing a non-technical introduction to cosmology, this work explains what it is and what cosmologists do. It also discusses the history of the subject, the development of the Big Bang theory, and the speculative issues like quantum cosmology, superstrings, and dark matter.

              ISBN 9780192854162
              Released AU 1 Nov 2001
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Very Short Introductions
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              The Routledge Companion to the New Cosmology
               

              The Routledge Companion to the New Cosmology (Paperback, 2nd New edition)

              Edited by Coles, Peter

              • RRP: $54.99
              • $54.99
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              What is Einstein's theory of relativity? The big bang theory? This authoritative guide to the cosmos offers answers to these and other questions, it features cross-referenced background chapters which provide readers with an introduction to the state of cosmological knowledge.

              ISBN 9780415243124
              Released AU 24 May 2001
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Companions
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              Einstein and the Birth of Big Science

              Einstein and the Birth of Big Science (Paperback, New title)

              By Coles, Peter

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              In this book, Peter Coles examines insights into the sociological conflict between Big Science and popular culture that are as real today as they were in the 1920s.

              ISBN 9781840461831
              Released AU 1 Jan 2001
              Publisher Icon Books Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Postmodern Encounters
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              From Cosmos to Chaos: The Science of Unpredictability
               

              From Cosmos to Chaos: The Science of Unpredictability (Hardback)

              By Coles, Peter

              • RRP: $96.99
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              Looks at the role of probability in modern science. Using the developments in fundamental physics as examples, this book shows how central is the need to deal with uncertainty and incomplete knowledge. It also covers developments in physics, such as superstrings and dark energy, ...and draws lessons for everyday life.
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              ISBN 9780198567622
              Released AU 1 Jul 2006
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Is the Universe Open or Closed?: The Density of Matter in the Universe
               

              Is the Universe Open or Closed?: The Density of Matter in the Universe (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Coles, Peter; Ellis, George; Other adaptation by Goddard, Peter; Yeomans, Julia

              • RRP: $225.99
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              A provocative and timely review of one of the most hotly debated topics in cosmology today, for graduate students and researchers.

              ISBN 9780521566896
              Released AU 9 Jun 1997
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Cambridge Lecture Notes in Physics
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              Mulberry

              Mulberry (Hardback)

              By Coles, Peter

              • RRP: $32.99
              • $32.99
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              This sumptuously illustrated book tells the remarkable story of the mulberry tree.

              ISBN 9781789141429
              Released AU 12 Nov 2019
              Publisher Reaktion Books
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Botanical
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              Auctions, Market Mechanisms and Their Applications: Second International ICST Conference, AMMA 2011, New York, USA, August 22-23, 2011, Revised Selected Papers
                

              Auctions, Market Mechanisms and Their Applications: Second International ICST Conference, AMMA 2011, New York, USA, August 22-23, 2011, Revised Selected Papers (Paperback, 2012 ed.)

              Edited by Coles, Peter; Das, Sanmay; Lahaie, Sebastien; Szymanski, Boleslaw K.

              • RRP: $218.50
              • $218.50
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              Constitutes the thoroughly refereed post-conference proceedings of The Second International ICST on Auctions, Market Mechanisms and Their Applications (AMMA 2011) held in New York, USA, August 22-23, 2011. This title covers topics such as: school choice, markets for housing, ener...gy, and advertising, prediction markets, and theory of market design.
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              ISBN 9783642309120
              Released AU 24 May 2012
              Publisher Springer
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering
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              Media Law
               

              Media Law (Paperback, 5th edition, Contains Paperback)

              By Carey, Peter; Coles, Peter; Armstrong, Nick

              • RRP: $111.50
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              Carey provides an introduction to all areas of the law relating to print, broadcast and electronic media. This edition includes chapters on IT and the internet and copyright and moral issues, as well as reflecting recent legislative changes.

              ISBN 9780414042131
              Released AU 16 Jun 2010
              Publisher Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Cosmology: The Origin and Evolution of Cosmic Structure
               

              Cosmology: The Origin and Evolution of Cosmic Structure (Hardback, 2nd Edition)

              By Coles, Peter; Lucchin, Francesco

              • Imp. $227.99
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              Concentrates primarily on the theory behind the origin and the evolution of the universe, and where appropriate relating it to observation.

              ISBN 9780471489092
              Released AU 30 May 2002
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Inc
              Interest Age 19+ years
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