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The attractive universe : gravity and the shape of space

Author: Evans G Valens; Berenice Abbott
Publisher: Cleveland : World Pub. Co., 1969.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explores the laws of gravity on earth and in space as viewed by scientists from Aristotle to Einstein.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Valens, Evans G.
Attractive universe: gravity and the shape of space.
Cleveland, World Pub. Co. [1969]
(OCoLC)594492796
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Evans G Valens; Berenice Abbott
OCLC Number: 21343
Description: 187 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Falling --
Curving --
Conserving --
Escape --
How to be a satellite --
G-whiz: Cavendish --
Braking tide --
Tic-toc --
Weigh out --
Shape of space --
Books for further reading --
Index.
Responsibility: E.G. Valens ; photographs by Berenice Abbott ; diagrams by the author with Philip Jaget.

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Explores the laws of gravity on earth and in space as viewed by scientists from Aristotle to Einstein.

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