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The black hole

Author: Jean-Pierre Petit; Wendy Campbell
Publisher: Los Altos, Calif. : W. Kaufmann, ©1985.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In his latest adventure, Archibald Higgins investigates concepts of space and time.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Popular works
Juvenile literature
Cartoons and comics
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jean-Pierre Petit; Wendy Campbell
ISBN: 0865760691 9780865760691
OCLC Number: 12809927
Notes: Translation of: Le trou noir.
Description: 64 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
Contents: Spaces with variable curvature --
Conical points --
Poles --
Measuring curvature --
Patchwork --
Three dimensions --
Projections --
Mass and matter --
Polyhedra --
Space must be open or closed --
First encounter with a black hole --
The abyss --
Communication --
Second encounter with a black hole --
A matter of time --
As clear as mud --
Epilogue.
Other Titles: Trou noir.
Responsibility: Jean-Pierre Petit ; translated by Ian Stewart ; edited by Wendy Campbell.

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In his latest adventure, Archibald Higgins investigates concepts of space and time.

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