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The light at the edge of the universe

leading cosmologists on the brink of a scientific revolution

by Michael D. Lemonick

  • 148 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Villard Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cosmology,
  • Astrophysics,
  • Astronomers

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementMichael D. Lemonick.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB981 .L36 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 325 p. :
    Number of Pages325
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1730605M
    ISBN 100679413049
    LC Control Number92035058

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