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Einstein's Unification
Jeroen van Dongen

Shedding new light on Einstein's study of unified field theory, this book will interest physicists, historians and philosophers of science.

Published June 2010 | Hardback | ISBN-13:9780521883467 | In stock

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The Dark Matter Problem
A Historical Perspective
Robert H. Sanders

This book describes the development of dark matter theory for cosmologists, astronomers and particle physicists.

Published April 2010 | Hardback | ISBN-13:9780521113014 | In stock

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Cosmic Noise
A History of Early Radio Astronomy
Woodruff T. Sullivan, III

A definitive history of the formative years of radio astronomy for historians of science, scientists and engineers.

Published November 2009 | Hardback | ISBN-13:9780521765244 | In stock

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Finding the Big Bang
Edited by P. James E. Peebles, Lyman A. Page, Jr., R. Bruce Partridge

A collection of essays on research on CMBR in the 1960s by eminent cosmologists who pioneered the work.

Published March 2009 | Hardback | ISBN-13:9780521519823 | In stock

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Astronomical Spectrographs and their History
John Hearnshaw

Indispensable reference on the historical development of spectrographs for advanced amateur and professional astronomers, graduate students, and historians of science.

Published February 2009 | Hardback | ISBN-13:9780521882576 | In stock

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Facts and Speculations in Cosmology
Jayant Narlikar, Geoffrey Burbidge

Thought-provoking book for undergraduate students and general readers on the evolution of cosmology.

Published July 2008 | Hardback | ISBN-13:9780521865043 | In stock

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Cometography
A Catalog of Comets
Volume 3: 1900–1932
Gary W. Kronk

Latest volume of multi-volume catalog of every comet observed throughout history, covering 1900-1932.

Published August 2007 | Hardback | ISBN-13:9780521585064 | In stock

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The Cosmic Century
A History of Astrophysics and Cosmology
Malcolm S. Longair

Reviews the historical development of all the key areas of modern astrophysics.

Published June 2006 | Hardback | ISBN-13:9780521474368 (ISBN-10:0521474361) | In stock

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