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cover of Nemesis: The Death Star - The Story of a Scientific Revolution

Nemesis: The Death Star - The Story of a Scientific Revolution

by Muller, Richard (Dr)

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Published
1989
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Good
Edition
First Thus
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Great Britain: Guild Publishing, 1989. Book. Good. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. First Thus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first thus, 346gms, 193 pages, blank endpapers. This is the story of a major scientific breakthrough by Dr Richard Muller who developed the theory that a killer star, Nemesis, is orbiting the… Read more
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cover of 2017 Australasian Sky Guide

2017 Australasian Sky Guide

by Lomb, Dr Nick

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Published
2016
Condition
Good
Edition
2017 Edition
ISBN
9781863171694
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$21.44

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Ultimo, NSW, Australia: Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences Media, 2016. Book. Good. Soft cover. 2017 Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Softcover, 2017 edition, 224gms, 112 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings..
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cover of Rocket Boys: A True Story

Rocket Boys: A True Story

by Hickam, Homer H.

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Published
1998
Condition
Good
Edition
First UK Edition
ISBN
9781841150154
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$11.44

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London, England: Fourth Estate, 1998. Book. Good. Soft cover. First UK Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Softcover, first UK edition, 590gms, 368 pages. This is the delightfully true story of the dusty, sweaty, chancy, fumblings of Sonny Hickam and his friends as they battle adolescence, love, loss and fear in pursuit of their dreams of the final… Read more
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cover of Australian Geographic Guide to Space Watching: The Amateur Astronomer's Guide to Starhopping and Exploring the Universe, An

Australian Geographic Guide to Space Watching: The Amateur Astronomer's Guide to Starhopping and Exploring the Universe, An

by O'Byrne, Dr John (ed)

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Published
2001
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9781862760332
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$17.87

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Terrey Hills, Australia: Australian Geographic P/L, 2001. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Reprint. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hardcover with laminated pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 1145gms, 288 pages, decorated endpapers. This book guides you through the mysteries of the universe and tells you everything you need to know about becoming a proficient backyard astronomer. Book is in very good… Read more
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cover of Binocular and Naked Eye Guide to the Stars, The

Binocular and Naked Eye Guide to the Stars, The

by Dibon-Smith, Richard

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Published
2004
Condition
Good
Edition
Third Edition
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$7.15

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Toronto, Canada: Clear Skies Publishing Company, 2004. Book. Good. Spiral Bound Softcover. Third Edition. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Spiral bound softcover, third revised edition, third printing, 192gms, 210 pages. This is the ideal way to learn how to find your way around the night skies. Book is in good condition with only minor general wear and tear,… Read more
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cover of Constellations Pocket Guide, The: The 2005-2006 Edition

Constellations Pocket Guide, The: The 2005-2006 Edition

by Dibon-Smith, Richard

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Published
2005
Condition
Very Good
Edition
2005-2006 Edition
ISBN
9780968415719
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$19.30

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Toronto, Canada: Clear Skies Publishing Company, 2005. Book. Very Good. Soft cover. 2005-2006 Edition. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Softcover, pocket sized, second printing, 224gms, 299 pages. Using current astonomical information, this star guide is one of the most accurate and up-to-date guides on the market. Book is in very good condition with only minor general wear and… Read more
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cover of Totality: Eclipses of the Sun

Totality: Eclipses of the Sun

by Littmann, Mark; Willcox, Ken; and Espenak, Fred

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Published
1999
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Edition
ISBN
9780195131796
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$13.58

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Oxford, England: Oxford University Press, 1999. Book. Very Good. Soft cover. Second Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Softcover, second edition, 522gms, 268 pages. This book takes you to the eclipses of the past, present, and future, and lets you see and feel why people travel to the ends of the Earth to observe them. Book is in… Read more
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cover of Maxwell's Conundrum: A Serious But Not Ponderous Book About Relativity

Maxwell's Conundrum: A Serious But Not Ponderous Book About Relativity

by Scheider, Walter

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Published
2000
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780967694405
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$7.15

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USA: Cavendish Press, 2000. Book. Good. Soft cover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Softcover, first edition, 422gms, 234 pages. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings..
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cover of Einstein's Universe: Relativity Made Plain - the Amazing Achievement of Albert Einstein and What It Means Today

Einstein's Universe: Relativity Made Plain - the Amazing Achievement of Albert Einstein and What It Means Today

by Calder, Nigel

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Published
1982
Condition
Good
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780517385708
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New York, USA: Greenwich House, 1982. Book. Good. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Reprint. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 408gms, 154 pages. This book was written to celebrate the centenary of Einstein's birth. It pays tribute to the elegance, originality, and force of Einstein's work and demonstrates with such eloquence… Read more
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cover of Sky Watch: A Guide to the Southern Skies

Sky Watch: A Guide to the Southern Skies

by Ellyard, David

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Published
1993
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780733306754
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$9.29

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Sydney, Australia: ABC Books, 1993. Book. Very Good. Soft cover. Reprint. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Softcover, reprint, 216gms, 143 pages. This book will help you get started on your astronomy adventure. Book is in very good, near new condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings..
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cover of Consider the Heavens: A Guide to Astronomy and Its Impact on Our Lives

Consider the Heavens: A Guide to Astronomy and Its Impact on Our Lives

by Tillett, Peter

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Published
2002
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781864367430
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$14.29

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Sydney, Australia: New Holland Publishers, 2002. Book. Very Good. Soft cover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Softcover, first edition, 540gms, 456 pages. This book is a comprehensive guide to astronomy and its impact on our lives, presenting the basic facts of astronomy in terms easily understood by the lay reader. Book is in very good condition… Read more
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cover of Into Outer Space: An Exploration of Man's Obsession and Interaction with the Cosmos - Fact and Fiction

Into Outer Space: An Exploration of Man's Obsession and Interaction with the Cosmos - Fact and Fiction

by Owen, David

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Published
2000
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781861552983
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$8.58

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London, England: New Burlington Books, 2000. Book. Very Good. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 898gms, 144 pages, illustrated endpapers. In this book, stunning visuals transport you directly into the events that have shaped the history of space and technology. Book is in… Read more
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cover of Universe That Discovered Itself, The

Universe That Discovered Itself, The

by Barrow, John D.

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Published
2000
Condition
Good
Edition
Revised and Retitled Edition
ISBN
9780192862006
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$12.86

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Oxford, England: Oxford University Press, 2000. Book. Good. Soft cover. Revised and Retitled Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Softcover, revised and retitled edition, 500gms, 448pgs. This is an extraorindary study of how we view the universe. Cover the magical notions of primitive cultures to the latest ides about chaos, black holes, inflation, and superstrings, the book traces… Read more
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cover of Fire on Earth: In Search of the Doomsday Asteroid

Fire on Earth: In Search of the Doomsday Asteroid

by Gribbin, John & Mary

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Published
1997
Condition
Good
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780671854416
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$4.29

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London, England: Pocket Books, 1997. Book. Good. Soft cover. Reprint. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Softcover, reprint, 220gms, 264 pages. Could collision with a giant comet pose the greatest threat to human life this planet has ever faced? This book shows that the next appalling series of cosmic hits will almost certainly lead to the extinction of humankind.… Read more
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cover of Gravity's Fatal Attraction: Black Holes in the Universe

Gravity's Fatal Attraction: Black Holes in the Universe

by Begelman, Mitchell; and Rees, Martin

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Published
1998
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9780716760290
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$28.59

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New York, USA: Scientific American Library, 1998. Book. Very Good. Soft cover. First Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Softcover, first printing, 626gms, 246 pages. This book describes how black holes were found and what their existence implies for the evolution of our universe. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no… Read more
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cover of Current Perspectives in Astronomy and Physics: Selected Readings

Current Perspectives in Astronomy and Physics: Selected Readings

by Pompea, Stephen M. (ed)

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Published
1995
Condition
Good
Edition
Edition Not Stated
ISBN
9780314058874
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$10.72

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St Paul, MN, USA: West Publishing Company, 1995. Book. Good. Soft cover. Edition Not Stated. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Large softcover, edition not stated, 692gms, 295 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. Front cover displays some curling, otherwise no other pre-loved markings..
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cover of Stars & Planets: An Illustrated A-Z

Stars & Planets: An Illustrated A-Z

by Nicolson, Iain (ed)

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Published
2006
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9781844514618
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$7.15

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London, England: Starfire, 2006. Book. Very Good. Soft cover. Reprint. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Softcover, reprint edition, 698gms, 224 pages. This book is a comprehensive overview of the universe - what it is, where it came from and how we discovered it. It contains over 300 images from the Hubble Telescope and has extensive sections on everything… Read more
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cover of Journey to the Stars: Space Exploration - Tomorrow and Beyond

Journey to the Stars: Space Exploration - Tomorrow and Beyond

by Jastrow, Robert

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Published
1989
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780553053869
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$6.43

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New York, NY: Bantam Books, 1989. Book. Good. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard cover, first edition, 568g, 214pgs. A look at the history of the solar system, and the future of space exploration. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in fair to good… Read more
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cover of Astronomy 2004 Australia

Astronomy 2004 Australia

by Dawes, Glenn; Northfield, Peter; Wallace, Ken

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Published
2003
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780958590693
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$21.44

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Sydney, Australia: Quasar Publishing, 2003. Book. Good. Soft cover. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Soft cover, first edition, 436g, 152pgs. This book has everything you need to enjoy the night sky, with nothing other than your eyes and a sense of curiosity. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other… Read more
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cover of Atlas of the Night Sky

Atlas of the Night Sky

by Dunlop, Storm (ed)

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Published
1989
Condition
Good
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780600351139
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$14.29

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London, England: The Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd, 1989. Book. Illus. by Tirion, Wil. Good. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Reprint. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 744g, 80pgs, blue endpapers. This is a large format practical atlas for the amateur astronomer showing the positions of the stars and planets in… Read more
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