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Universe Nicolas Cheetham

Universe By Nicolas Cheetham

Universe by Nicolas Cheetham


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Summary

A tour of the cosmos, beginning on Earth and ending at the edge of the Universe and the dawn of time. This book leads us into a celestial panorama that extends for 130 billion trillion kilometres in every direction, and allows us to explore nearly 200 of the astronomical views. It includes descriptions of the planets, stars, nebulae and others.

Universe Summary

Universe: A Journey from Earth to the Edge of the Cosmos by Nicolas Cheetham

Embark on the most astounding of odysseys, a voyage into realms not only stranger than we can imagine but also far, far more beautiful. "Universe: A Journey from Earth to the Edge of the Cosmos" leads us into a celestial panorama that extends for 130 billion trillion kilometres (80 billion trillion miles) in every direction, and allows us to explore nearly 200 of the most extraordinary astronomical views ever uncovered. Complementing these up-to-date and spectacular images are enlightening descriptions of the planets, stars, nebulae, white dwarfs, supernovae, black holes and other exotica that populate our universe.

About Nicolas Cheetham

Nicolas Cheetham studied at the University of Edinburgh where he read Classics and Byzantine history as well as Artificial Intelligence, before working as an editor specializing in popular science. He is the author of Earth: A New Perspective and lives in London.

Table of Contents

Into the light Solar System Galaxy Megallanic Clouds Intergalactic The Edge Glossary Pictuure Credits Index Copyright

Additional information

GOR012270469
9781905204175
1905204175
Universe: A Journey from Earth to the Edge of the Cosmos by Nicolas Cheetham
Used - Like New
Hardback
Quercus Publishing
2006-05-18
224
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Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
The book has been read, but looks new. The book cover has no visible wear, and the dust jacket is included if applicable. No missing or damaged pages, no tears, possible very minimal creasing, no underlining or highlighting of text, and no writing in the margins

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