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THE CREATION OF THE UNIVERSE.

by Gamow, George.

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1952
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Viking Press:, 1952. The April 1952 printing (first printing) ,147 pages, illustrated with line drawings and b&w photos. "Drawing upon geology, astronomy, and atomic physics, Dr. Gamow presents a convincing case for the theory that the universe began to expand some 3 bllion years ago." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE- DUST JACKET. Dust jacket protected with a clear plastic acid-free… Read more
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LIVES OF THE PLANETS. A Natural History Of The Solar System.

by Corfield, Richard.

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2012
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9780465028511
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Basic Books:, 2012. 268 pages. This book "offers a sweeping tour of our solar system, from the sun to recently demoted Pluto, from the Kuiper Belt to beyond the edge of the interstellar void." FINE SOFTCOVER. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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THE CHEMICALLY CONTROLLED COSMOS. Astronomical Molecules From The Big Bang To Exploding Stars.

by Hartquist, T. W. & D. A. Williams.

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1995
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9780521419833
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Cambridge University Press:, 1995. 169 pages, illustrated in b&w. "In a clear non-technical terms, and without formal mathematics, we learn how to study and understand the behaviour of molecules in a host of astronomical situtations. We examine the formation of stars deep within interstellar clouds, the origin of our own Solar System, the cataclysmic deaths of massive stars that… Read more
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COSMIC RAYS.

by Friedlander, Michael W.

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1989
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9780674174580
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Harvard University Press:, 1989. 160 pages, illlustrated in b&w. "What are cosmic rays? The Earth is continuallly bombarded by these particles, which collide with atoms in the stratosphere to produce more particles that can be detected throughout the atmosphere and sometimes deep underground." FINE HARDCOVER, Blue cloth covers, lettering is bright on the spine.. Hard Cover. Fine/No Dust… Read more
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INFRARED ASTRONOMY WITH ARRAYS: THE NEXT GENERATION.

by McLean, Ian S. (edited by)

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1994
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9780792327783
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Kluwer Academic Publishing:, 1994. 572 pages. "This book reveals the remarkable revolution which has occurred in Infrared Astronomy in recent years as the result of technology breakthroughs in the development and availbilty in tiny imaging devices knwon as "arrays". The book is the preceedings of a conference at the University of California, Los Angeles in July 1993. Only a… Read more
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DARK MATTER MISSING PLANETS & NEW COMETS Paradoxes Resolved Origins Illuminated.

by Van Flandern, Tom.

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1993
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North Atlantic Books:, 1993. 427 pages, illustrated in b&w. "The author points to new evidence for the origin of the asteroid belt in a "planetary break-up event"; argues that comets may develop in a different matter than previously supposed; and gives the latest information about the possible existence of the 10th planet." FINE SOFTCOVER.. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo -… Read more
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INTRODUCTION TO COMETS.

by Brandt, John C. & Robert D. Chapman.

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1982
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9780521272186
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Cambridge University Press:, 1982. 246 pages, illustrated. "Drs. Brandt and Chpamn provide a comprehensive introduction to comets by consolidating in one text informations from the fields of history, physics, astronomy, and space science." FINE- SOFTCOVER.. Soft Cover. Fine-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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ROBOTIC OBSERVATORIES.

by Bode, Michael F.

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1995
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Wiley/Praxis:, 1995. 158 pages. "This book presents a stae-of-the-art account of robotic telescope systems and looks forward to projects such global networks which will act as major tools in advancing our knowledge of the workings of the Universe." FINE HARDCOVER.. Hard Cover. Fine/Not Issued with a Dust Jacket.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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AN INTRODUCTION TO ASTRONOMICAL PHOTOMETRY.

by Budding, Edwin.

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1993
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9780521418676
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Cambridge University Press:, 1993. 272 pages. "This textbook is designed to encourage interst in the practical aspects of observational astronomy. Geared for university and new research students, and advanced amatuer astronomers, the book aims for an understanding of astrophysics from a data-based perspective." FINE HARDCOVER.. Hard Cover. Fine/Not Issued with Dust Jackets. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.… Read more
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HIGH ENERGY ASTROPHYSICS. Volume II. Stars, The Galaxy And The Interstellar Medium.

by Longair, Malcolm S.

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1994
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9780521434393
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Cambridge University Press:, 1994. First published in 1981, this book is the second edition from 1994, revised and enlarged, 393 pages, illustrated in b&w. "This volume begins with descriptions of the current picture of the large-scale distribution of matter and radiation in the Universe, as well as a broad survey of relevant astrophysics, before getting down to studying the high… Read more
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Princeton University Press:, 1996. 598 pages. "This book investigates the question of how matter has evoled since its origin in the Big Bang, from the cosmological synthesis of hydrogen and helium to the generation of the complex set of nuclei that comprise our world and our selves. A central theme is the evolution of gravitationally contained thermonuclear reactors, otherwise… Read more
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HIGH ENERGY ASTROPHYSICS. Volume I. Particles, Photons And Their Detection.

by Longair, Malcolm S.

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1992
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9780521383745
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Cambridge University Press:, 1992. First published in 1981, this book is the second edition from 1992, revised and enlarged, 418 pages. "In this complete revision, the subject matter has expanded to the point where two volumes are desirable. The material in volume 1 leads to a study of all kinds of high energy phenomena in the Galaxy and the universe,… Read more
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COSMOLOGICAL DARK MATTER.

by Valle, J. W. F. And A. Perez (edited by).

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1994
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9789810218799
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World Scientific:, 1994. 336 pages. This book is the Proceedings of the International School on Cosmologiacl Dark Matter. Held in Valencia, Spain in Oct. 4-8, 1993. FINE HARDCOVER, FINE DUST JACKET.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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SOURCES OF DARK MATTER IN THE UNIVERSE.

by Cline, David B. (edited by)

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1995
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World Scientific:, 1995. 322 pages. This book is the Proceedings of the 1st International Symposium on Sources of Dark Matter in the Universe. Held in Bel Air, California Feb. 16-18, 1994. FINE HARDCOVER.. Hard Cover. Fine/Not Issued with a Dust Jacket.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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AFTER THE FIRST THREE MINUTES. The Story Of Our Universe.

by Padmanabhan, T.

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1998
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Cambridge University Press:, 1998. 215 pages. "Unlike esisting popular books on cosmology, this book does not gloss over details, nor shy away from explaining the underlying concepts. Instead with a lucid and informal style, the author introduces all the relevant background and then carefully pieces together an engaging story of the evolution of our Universe." FINE SOFTCOVER.. Soft… Read more
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SPACE AND THE AMERICAN IMAGINATION.

by McCurdy, Howard E.

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1997
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Smithsonian Institution Press:, 1997. 294 pages, illustrated. "Showing how images in movies, books, magazines, and television series help motivate the most ambitious civil space program in the world." FINE SOFTCOVER.. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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DARK MATTER IN ASTRO- AND PARTICLE PHYSICS..

by H. V. Klapdor-Kleingrothaus, Ramachers, and

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1997
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World Scientific:, 1997. 735 pages, illustrated. "The search for dark matter in the universe is a rather complex and fast evolving field of research." The book is the proceedings of the Interntional Workshop (dark '96), held in Heildelberg Germany, Sept. 16-20, 1996. FINE HARDCOVER, FINE DUST JACKET.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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THE IDENTIFICATION OF DARK MATTER.

by Spooner, Neil J. C.

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1997
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9789810230746
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World Scientific:, 1997. 618 pages. "There can be litle doubt now that 90 - 99% of the Universe comprises of dark matter. Hence it is of critical importance now not just to pursue further evidence for its existence but rather to identify what the dark matter is. This book is the proceedings of the First International Workshop on the Identification… Read more
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THE HUBBLE DEEP FIELD.

by Livio, M., S. M. Fall and P. Madau (edited by).

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1998
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9780521630979
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Cambridge at University Press:, 1998. 303 pages. "THe Hubble Deep Field (HDF) is the deepest optical image of the Universe ever obtained. The HDF is set to revolutionize our understanding in cosmology. This book therefore provides an indispensable reference for all graduate students and researchers in observational or theoretical cosmology" FINE HARDCOVER.. Hard Cover. Fine/Not Issued with a Dust… Read more
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WE ARE NOT ALONE. The Continuing Search For Extraterrestrial Intelligence.

by Sullivan, Walter.

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1993
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9780525936749
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Dutton:, 1993. The first printing of this revised edition, 354 pages, illustrated. "An exciting and authoritative account of all the efforts humans have made to discover who else inhabits the universe along with us earthlings." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE DUST JACKET.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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