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Star-Craving Mad

Tales from a Travelling Astronomer

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Author: Watson, Fred
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:Allen & Unwin
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $19.95
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Everything the amateur astronomer needs to know about the history of the universe, from the transit of Venus to the Higgs boson, from ancient Peruvian observatories to the world's largest particle accelerator

Many people outside the science world harbor the romantic notion that astronomers spend every night with their eyes clapped to giant telescopes, looking for things. The most frequent question astronomer Fred Watson is asked by members of the public is Have you...
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Detailed Subjects: Science / Astronomy
Science / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):4.992 x 7.722 x 1.014 Inches
Book Weight:0.69 Pounds

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