A Brief History of the Universe

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Robinson, Jan 28, 2010 - Science - 317 pages
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A brief history from ancient Babylon to the Big Bang...from Plato to Galileo to Newton to Einstein...from Geocentric to Heliocentric...all in the search of The Universe and Beyond !!! Read full review

Review: A Brief History of the Universe

User Review  - Sobia Be - Goodreads

A brief history from ancient Babylon to the Big Bang...from Plato to Galileo to Newton to Einstein...from Geocentric to Heliocentric...all in the search of The Universe and Beyond !!! Read full review

Contents

PART I2 PTOLEMYS UNIVERSE
3
Greek Astronomy and the Birth of Natural
18
The Shape of the Universe
38
Crossing the Dark Ages
49
PART II NEWTONS UNIVERSE
59
Tycho Brahe
72
The Italian Connection
103
Isaac Newton and the Scientific Revolution
124
EINSTEINS UNIVERSE Chapter 10 Relativity Special and General
165
The View from Mount Wilson
195
Edwin Hubble and the Expanding Universe
228
The Big Bang
256
Epilogue
297
Further Reading
301
Index
305
Copyright

Exploring the Newtonian Universe
142

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