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Astronomy, space & time

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Astronomy, space & time

Hardcover. What is Life? Where did it come from? Why does it end? Num Pages: 288 pages, 200 col illus, With index. BIC Classification: PGK; TTD; WNX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 227 x 288 x 27. Weight in Grams: 1504.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Collins
Condition
New
SKU
V9780007452675
ISBN
9780007452675

€ 32.99
€ 23.51

Hardcover. Sci-fi makes it look so easy. Receive a distress call from Alpha Centauri? No problem: punch the warp drive and you're there in minutes. This title takes readers on a tour of our understanding of the nature of time and space - and whether or not we might be able to bend them to our will. Num Pages: 272 pages, 33 halftones. BIC Classification: PDZ; PG; PH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 163 x 23. Weight in Grams: 528. A Scientific Guide to Shortcuts Through Time and Space. 272 pages, 33 halftones. Sci-fi makes it look so easy. Receive a distress call from Alpha Centauri? No problem: punch the warp drive and you're there in minutes. This title takes readers on a tour of our understanding of the nature of time and space - and whether or not we might be able to bend them to our will. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: PDZ; PG; PH. Dimension: 234 x 163 x 23. Weight: 530.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
University Of Chicago Press
Number of pages
272
Condition
New
SKU
V9780226224985
ISBN
9780226224985

€ 32.37

Paperback. A 2007 introduction to solar wind for researchers and graduate students in atmospheric physics and astrophysics. Series: Cambridge Atmospheric and Space Science Series. Num Pages: 480 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: PG; PHP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 244 x 170 x 25. Weight in Grams: 760.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107407459
ISBN
9781107407459

€ 55.80

Book. Editor(s): Fellmann, E.; Grigorijan, A.T.; Habicht, D.; Juskevit, A.; Blanc, C.; Matvierskaja, G.P.Fricher; Mikhailov, G. BIC Classification: PGC. Category: (P) Professional & Scholarly; (UP) Postgraduate; (UU) Undergraduate. .
Publication date
2001
Publisher
Birkhauser Verlag AG Switzerland
Condition
New
SKU
V9783764314729
ISBN
9783764314729

€ 233.63

Paperback. Editor(s): Harvey, Alex. Num Pages: 517 pages, 5 black & white tables, biography. BIC Classification: PG; PHR; PHVB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 27. Weight in Grams: 825.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York Inc. United States
Edition
Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1999
Number of pages
517
Condition
New
SKU
V9781461271376
ISBN
9781461271376

€ 128.68

Num Pages: 224 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: PDZ; PGZ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 150 x 227 x 14. Weight in Grams: 370. A Journey Through Portals, Relativity, Worm Holes, and Other Adventures in Time Travel. 224 pages, illustrations. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: PDZ; PGZ. Dimension: 150 x 227 x 14. Weight: 372.
Publication date
2012
Publisher
New Page Books
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
224
Condition
New
SKU
V9781601631503
ISBN
9781601631503

€ 16.98

Was there a beginning of time? Could time run backwards? Is the universe infinite or does it have boundaries? This book examines these questions. It begins by reviewing the great theories of the cosmos from Newton to Einstein, before delving into the secrets which still lie at the heart of space and time, from the Big Bang to black holes. Num Pages: 272 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: PGK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 200 x 130 x 16. Weight in Grams: 218.
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
9780857501004
ISBN
9780857501004

€ 11.99
€ 10.10

Paperback. Presents a fresh approach to the subject of cosmology. This title fully exploits Einstein's theory of general relativity. It includes a final chapter that delves into philosophical considerations such as the different types of 'truth', positivism versus realism and a discussion of the role of the Mach principle in physics and cosmology. Num Pages: 148 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: PGK; PHVB. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 226 x 154 x 10. Weight in Grams: 282.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Imperial College Press United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
148
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848166042
ISBN
9781848166042

€ 41.99
€ 39.68

Hardcover. The aim of this book is to become a major reference text for gravitational-wave physics, covering in detail both the experimental and the theoretical aspects. It is the only existing book on gravitational waves. It brings the reader to the forefront of present-day research, and assumes no previous knowledge of gravitational-wave physics. Num Pages: 576 pages, 131 figures. BIC Classification: PGC; PGK; PHQ; PHR. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 196 x 246 x 33. Weight in Grams: 1224.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
576
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198570745
ISBN
9780198570745

€ 94.23

Paperback. The autobiography of astronaut John Young. Num Pages: 424 pages, black & white halftones. BIC Classification: BGT; PG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 155 x 28. Weight in Grams: 635.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
University Press of Florida
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780813049335
ISBN
9780813049335

€ 40.44

Hardcover. Though the concept of "the universe" suggests the containment of everything, the latest ideas in cosmology hint that our universe may be just one of a multitude of others. This title takes us on a cosmic adventure like no other, from tiny microbes within the Earth to distant exoplanets and beyond. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: PDZ; PGK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 159 x 236 x 28. Weight in Grams: 518.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
PENGUIN BOOKS
Condition
New
SKU
V9781846147128
ISBN
9781846147128

€ 25.99
€ 24.68

Paperback. Lisa Messeri traces how planetary scientists-whether working in the Utah desert, a Chilean observatory, or the labs of MIT-transform celestial bodies into places in order to understand the universe as densely inhabited by planets, in turn telling us more about Earth, ourselves, and our place in the cosmos. Series: Experimental Futures. Num Pages: 248 pages, 38 illustrations. BIC Classification: JHM; PGS; RG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 5817 x 3887 x 15. Weight in Grams: 477.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Duke University Press Books
Condition
New
SKU
V9780822362036
ISBN
9780822362036

€ 27.99
€ 25.52

Paperback. If standard gravitational theory is correct, then most of the matter in the universe is in an unidentified form which does not emit enough light to have been detected by current instrumentation. Editor(s): Bahcall, John N.; Piran, Tsvi; Weinberg, Steven. Num Pages: 248 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: PGM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 246 x 166 x 14. Weight in Grams: 404.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
World Scientific Publishing Co Pte Ltd Singapore
Edition
2 Extended ed
Number of pages
248
Condition
New
SKU
V9789812388414
ISBN
9789812388414

€ 50.99
€ 48.30

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York Inc. United States
Edition
1st ed. 2012
Number of pages
576
Condition
New
SKU
V9781441994189
ISBN
9781441994189

€ 48.99
€ 46.52

Paperback. From Stonehenge to String Theory - how astronomy has changed the world Series: Brief Histories. Num Pages: 336 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: PDZ; PGK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 21. Weight in Grams: 276.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Robinson
Condition
New
SKU
KTG0016233
ISBN
9781845296841

€ 4.64

Paperback. Introducing a "timescape" perspective, the author dislodges taken-for-granted assumptions about environmental change, enables reformulation of environmental problems and their cures and provides the potential for strategies to deal with some of the most severe environmental hazards of our time. Num Pages: 256 pages, 8 b&w photographs. BIC Classification: HPCF; PGZ; RNP. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 158 x 231 x 13. Weight in Grams: 556.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415162753
ISBN
9780415162753

€ 71.62

Hardcover. Editor(s): Travena, Anderson; Soren, Brady. Num Pages: 268 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: PGK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 262 x 182 x 22. Weight in Grams: 566.
Publisher
Nova Science Publishers Inc United States
Number of pages
268
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781624179433
ISBN
9781624179433

€ 253.23
€ 238.54

Paperback. Editor(s): Bauer, Alois J.; Eiffel, Diethelm G. Num Pages: 230 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: PGK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 265 x 183 x 21. Weight in Grams: 722.
Publisher
Nova Science Publishers Inc United States
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781619429291
ISBN
9781619429291

€ 237.18
€ 223.63

Hardcover. Num Pages: 129 pages. BIC Classification: PGC; PHQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 230 x 155. .
Publisher
Nova Science Publishers Inc United States
Number of pages
129
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781634827119
ISBN
9781634827119

€ 190.20
€ 179.95

Hardcover. Num Pages: 288 pages, 28 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPJ; PDA; PGK; PHM; PSAJ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 152. Weight in Grams: 454.
Publisher
Columbia University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9780231179607
ISBN
9780231179607

€ 41.99
€ 35.90

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