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Conversations with Carl Sagan

Author: Carl Sagan; Tom Head
Publisher: Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, 2006.
Series: Literary conversations series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Though a well-regarded physicist Carl Sagan (1934-1996) is best-known as a writer of popular nonfiction and science fiction and as the host of the PBS series Cosmos. In interviews and profiles, Sagan discusses with verve a wide variety of topics--the environment, nuclear disarmament, religion, politics, extraterrestrial life, astronomy, physics, robotics. --from pubilsher description.
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Genre/Form: Interviews
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Named Person: Carl Sagan; Carl Sagan; Carl Sagan; Carl Sagan
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carl Sagan; Tom Head
ISBN: 1578067359 9781578067350 1578067367 9781578067367
OCLC Number: 60375648
Description: xxv, 167 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: A conversation with Carl Sagan / Timothy Ferris --
A resonance with something alive / Henry S.F. Cooper, Jr. --
Carl Sagan interviewed / Joseph Goodavage --
Second view: Sagan on Encounters / Art Harris --
Carl Sagan's Cosmic connection and extraterrestial life-wish / Dennis Meredith --
The Cosmos / Jonathan Cott --
God and Carl Sagan: is the cosmos big enough for both of them? / Edward Wakin --
A pale blue dot / Claire Marino --
Sagan: dump environmentall unconscious slobs / Ponchitta Pierce --
Talk of the nation: science friday / Ira Flatow --
Bringing science down to earth / Anne Kalosh --
The Charlie Rose Show / Charlie Rose --
A slayer of demons / Psychology today --
Talk of the nation : science friday / Ira Flatow --
The Charlie Rose Show / Charlie Rose --
The final frontier? / Joel Achenbach.
Series Title: Literary conversations series.
Responsibility: edited by Tom Head.

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A respected astronomer and physicist, Sagan was a keen promoter of the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (SETI). In this book, he discusses a variety of topics - the environment, nuclear  Read more...

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