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The Resource Foundations of modern cosmology, John F. Hawley, Katherine A. Holcomb

Foundations of modern cosmology, John F. Hawley, Katherine A. Holcomb

Label
Foundations of modern cosmology
Title
Foundations of modern cosmology
Statement of responsibility
John F. Hawley, Katherine A. Holcomb
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hawley, John Frederick
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QB981
LC item number
.H378 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Holcomb, Katherine A.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cosmology
  • Astrophysics
Label
Foundations of modern cosmology, John F. Hawley, Katherine A. Holcomb
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [490]-493) and index
Contents
In the beginning -- Cosmology becomes a science -- Newton's machine -- Lighting the worlds -- The lives of the stars -- Infinite space and absolute time -- The special theory of relativity -- The general theory of relativity -- Black holes -- The expanding universe -- Modeling the universe -- A message from the Big Bang -- The early days -- Dark matter and large-scale structure -- The inflationary universe -- The edge of time -- Appendix A. Some useful numbers -- Appendix B. Scientific notation -- Appendix C. Units
Control code
ocm36675928
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
vi, 506 p.
Isbn
9780195104974
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97003338
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Foundations of modern cosmology, John F. Hawley, Katherine A. Holcomb
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [490]-493) and index
Contents
In the beginning -- Cosmology becomes a science -- Newton's machine -- Lighting the worlds -- The lives of the stars -- Infinite space and absolute time -- The special theory of relativity -- The general theory of relativity -- Black holes -- The expanding universe -- Modeling the universe -- A message from the Big Bang -- The early days -- Dark matter and large-scale structure -- The inflationary universe -- The edge of time -- Appendix A. Some useful numbers -- Appendix B. Scientific notation -- Appendix C. Units
Control code
ocm36675928
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
vi, 506 p.
Isbn
9780195104974
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97003338
Other physical details
ill.

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