The universe: from flat earth to quasar

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Penguin P., 1968 - Science - 315 pages
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A program based on four of the volumes from the series of books 'Isaac Asimov's Library of the Universe' published by Gareth Stevens Inc. Each program mixes fact with informed speculation to provide a background for further study.

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User Review  - Eduardo - Goodreads

Great reference for a starter on this topic, better to update yourself with more reading from later discoveries and what is missing from the date published (a lot!) to date. Read full review

Review: The Universe: From Flat Earth to Quasar

User Review  - Marie - Goodreads

Yay. This book re-captured for me my love of reading Asimov's nonfiction. I found myself hopping online continually, asking "But what have we learned since 1966 about that?" I was surprised that ... Read full review

Contents

The Earth
13
The Solar System
22
The Stars
39
Copyright

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