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Astronomy, space & time

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Astronomy, space & time

Paperback. New updated edition of the biography of a remarkable man - motor neurone disease victim and awesome intellect Stephen (A BRIEF HISTORY OF TIME) Hawking Num Pages: 384 pages. BIC Classification: BG; PGK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 128 x 6. Weight in Grams: 260.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Little, Brown Book Group United Kingdom
Number of pages
384
Condition
New
SKU
V9780349117287
ISBN
9780349117287

€ 19.99
€ 14.68

Hardcover. Num Pages: 320 pages, TBD. BIC Classification: PGK; PHVB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 156 x 25. Weight in Grams: 454.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
Basic Books
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780465065912
ISBN
9780465065912

€ 26.99
€ 18.53

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
1998
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

€ 129.94

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
€ 9.84

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

€ 95.13

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
Second
Number of pages
248
Condition
New
SKU
V9789812388414
ISBN
9789812388414

€ 51.99
€ 49.27

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
€ 46.95

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

Hardcover. Takes you on a tour of the Universe. En route, this title stops off to gaze at 100 amazing sights - from asteroids to zodiacal dust and from orbit around the Earth to beyond the most distant galaxies. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: PGK; WNX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240 x 287 x 21. Weight in Grams: 1100.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Carlton Books
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780978376
ISBN
9781780978376

€ 32.99
€ 21.60

Hardcover. A fresh look at the latest Mars discoveries for researchers and students in planetary science, astronomy, and space exploration. Editor(s): Bell, Jim. Series: Cambridge Planetary Science. Num Pages: 652 pages, 380 b/w illus. 76 colour illus. BIC Classification: PGS; PNV. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 276 x 219 x 34. Weight in Grams: 207.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
652
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521866989
ISBN
9780521866989

€ 161.76

Hardcover. An engaging account of our quest for habitable environments, recounting fascinating recent discoveries and providing insight into future space missions. Num Pages: 296 pages, 120 b/w illus. 32 colour illus. BIC Classification: PGS; TTD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 158 x 235 x 21. Weight in Grams: 666.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
296
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107026179
ISBN
9781107026179

€ 32.99
€ 31.97

Paperback. "Impey combines the vision of a practicing scientist with the voice of a gifted storyteller."-Dava Sobel Num Pages: 448 pages, 75 illustrations. BIC Classification: PDZ; PGK; WNX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 211 x 140 x 27. Weight in Grams: 358.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
WW Norton & Co United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
434
Condition
New
SKU
V9780393343861
ISBN
9780393343861

€ 17.14

Paperback. Subtitled 'An Odyssey from the Big Bang to Life on Earth..and Beyond', ATOM tells the story of matter from the perspective of a single oxygen atom. Num Pages: 416 pages, 16 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: PDZ; PGK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 126. Weight in Grams: 325. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Abacus
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSS0000289
ISBN
9780349114835

€ 17.95

Hardcover. * The accessible, most up to date one-stop reference on Gravitational Astronomy * Written by cutting edge experts with the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) built by CALTECH and MIT * Combining coverage of both theory and observational techniques incl. data analysis . Series: Wiley Series in Cosmology. Num Pages: 381 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: PG; PHVB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 249 x 177 x 24. Weight in Grams: 900.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH Germany
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
381
Condition
New
SKU
V9783527408863
ISBN
9783527408863

€ 214.86

Paperback. A 2003 introduction to basic practical tools, methods and phenomena that underlie quantitative astronomy. Num Pages: 458 pages, 108 b/w illus. 16 tables 89 exercises. BIC Classification: PGG; PHVB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 246 x 175 x 22. Weight in Grams: 760. A Physical Approach to Astronomical Observations. 458 pages, 108 b/w illus. 16 tables 89 exercises. A 2003 introduction to basic practical tools, methods and phenomena that underlie quantitative astronomy. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). BIC Classification: PGG; PHVB. Dimension: 246 x 175 x 22. Weight: 732.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
458
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521535519
ISBN
9780521535519

€ 76.91

Hardcover. Provides the first interdisciplinary introduction to cosmochemistry, making this exciting and evolving field accessible to undergraduate and graduate students. Num Pages: 565 pages, 221 b/w illus. 36 tables 75 exercises. BIC Classification: PG; PN. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 257 x 202 x 31. Weight in Grams: 1532.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
568
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521878623
ISBN
9780521878623

€ 85.51

Paperback. Drawing on a vast array of scholarship, this pioneering text illustrates how profoundly astronomical phenomena shaped ancient Chinese civilization. Num Pages: 616 pages, 138 b/w illus. 6 maps 9 tables. BIC Classification: HBJF; PGK; VXFA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 439 x 300 x 40. Weight in Grams: 826.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107539013
ISBN
9781107539013

€ 41.25

Hardcover. Covering all aspects of gravitation in a contemporary style, this advanced textbook is ideal for graduate students and researchers. Num Pages: 728 pages, 34 b/w illus. 228 exercises. BIC Classification: PGK; PHDV; PHR. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 179 x 254 x 22. Weight in Grams: 1554.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
728
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521882231
ISBN
9780521882231

€ 84.29

Hardcover. An expert in planetary sciences offers an accessible synopsis of scientific knowledge about the celestial bodies with which we are most familiar-Mercury, Venus, Earth, and Mars. Series: Greenwood Guides to the Universe. Num Pages: 212 pages, 31. BIC Classification: PGS. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 254 x 178 x 14. Weight in Grams: 622.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
ABC-CLIO United States
Number of pages
212
Condition
New
Edition
Illustrated
SKU
V9780313344305
ISBN
9780313344305

€ 73.70

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