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The Cosmic Century

Malcolm S. Longair

The Cosmic Century

A History of Astrophysics and Cosmology

by Malcolm S. Longair

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Astrophysics & Space Science,
  • Science / Astrophysics & Space Science,
  • Science

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7742418M
    ISBN 100521479614
    ISBN 109780521479615

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