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Cosmic view : the universe in 40 jumps

Author: Kees Boeke; Arthur Holly Compton
Publisher: New York : John Day Company, 1957. ©1957
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The author shows pictures of a girl as seen from distant distances, both afar and within to view an immense range of perspectives to illluminate a cosmic view of science. Presents a simple framework to illustrate what the world is like.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Literature
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Boeke, Kees.
Cosmic view.
New York, J. Day, ©1957
(OCoLC)698049599
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kees Boeke; Arthur Holly Compton
OCLC Number: 728063
Description: 48 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: by Kees Boeke ; with an introduction by Arthur H. Compton.

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The author shows pictures of a girl as seen from distant distances, both afar and within to view an immense range of perspectives to illluminate a cosmic view of science. Presents a simple framework to illustrate what the world is like.

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