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            Cosmology: A Very Short Introduction

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

            By Coles, Peter

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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
            Published 1 November 2001 by Oxford University Press (S3)
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            Series Very Short Introductions
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            The Realm of the Nebulae

            The Realm of the Nebulae (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Hubble, Edwin; Foreword by Kirshner, Robert P.; Carroll, Sean M.

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            In less than a century, the accepted picture of the universe transformed from a stagnant place, comprised entirely of our own Milky Way galaxy, to a realm inhabited by billions of individual galaxies, hurtling away from one another. In this title, the author describes his princip ...

            ISBN 9780300187120
            Published 15 March 2013 by Yale University Press
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series The Silliman Memorial Lectures Series
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            Primordial Cosmology
             

            Primordial Cosmology (Paperback)

            By Peter, Patrick; Uzan, Jean-Philippe

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            The 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 methods. It will help students to get into research by providing definitions and m ...

            ISBN 9780199665150
            Published 19 February 2013 by Oxford University Press (S2)
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Oxford Graduate Texts
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            The Story of Collapsing Stars: Black Holes, Naked Singularities, and the Cosmic Play of Quantum Gravity

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

            By Joshi, Pankaj S.

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            This book journeys into one of the most fascinating intellectual adventures of recent decades - understanding and exploring the final fate of massive collapsing stars in the universe. The issue is of great interest in fundamental physics and cosmology today, from both the perspec ...

            ISBN 9780199686766
            Published 22 January 2015 by Oxford University Press (S3)
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            A Concise History of Solar and Stellar Physics

            A Concise History of Solar and Stellar Physics (Hardback)

            By Tassoul, Jean-Louis; Tassoul, Monique

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            Provides an overview of the history of ideas about the sun and the stars, from antiquity to modern times. Covering most of the theoretical research done from 1940 to the close of the twentieth century, this book is intended mainly for students and teachers of astronomy and also a ...

            ISBN 9780691117119
            Published 15 July 2004
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            Philip's 2019 Stargazing Month-by-Month Guide to the Night Sky Britain & Ireland

            Philip's 2019 Stargazing Month-by-Month Guide to the Night Sky Britain & Ireland (Paperback)

            By Couper, Heather; Henbest, Nigel

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            Philip's Month-by-Month Stargazing 2019 is the guide for Stargazers in Britian and ireland. The new 2019 edition has been completely revised to make it even more essential for exploring the night skies.

            ISBN 9781849074803
            Published 11 September 2018 by OCTOPUS PUBLISHING GROUP
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            Joint Evolution of Black Holes and Galaxies

            Joint Evolution of Black Holes and Galaxies (Paperback)

            Edited by Colpi, Monica; Gorini, V.; Haardt, F.; Moschella, U.

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            Black holes are among the most mysterious objects that the human mind has been capable of imagining. As pure mathematical constructions, they are tools for exploiting the fundamental laws of physics. As astronomical sources, they are part of our cosmic landscape, warping space-ti ...

            ISBN 9780367391164
            Published 31 July 2019 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
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            How Did the First Stars and Galaxies Form?
             

            How Did the First Stars and Galaxies Form? (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Loeb, Abraham

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            Covers the basic concepts in cosmology, drawing on insights from an astronomer who has pioneered much of this research over the years. This book covers such topics as the gravitational growth of perturbations in an expanding universe, the abundance and properties of dark matter h ...

            ISBN 9780691145167
            Published 15 August 2010
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Princeton Frontiers in Physics
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            Black Hole: How an Idea Abandoned by Newtonians, Hated by Einstein, and Gambled On by Hawking Became Loved

            Black Hole: How an Idea Abandoned by Newtonians, Hated by Einstein, and Gambled On by Hawking Became Loved (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Bartusiak, Marcia

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            The contentious history of the idea of the black hole the most fascinating and bizarre celestial object in the heavens

            ISBN 9780300219661
            Published 15 May 2016 by Yale University Press
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            Physical Processes in Circumstellar Disks Around Young Stars

            Physical Processes in Circumstellar Disks Around Young Stars (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            Edited by Garcia, Paulo J. V.

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            Circumstellar disks are vast expanses of dust that form around new stars in the earliest stages of their birth. This work covers a range of scientific knowledge that helps in understanding circumstellar disks, including chemical processes, the properties of dust and gases, hydrod ...

            ISBN 9780226282299
            Published 15 April 2011 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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