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Cosmos

Author: Carl Sagan; Neil deGrasse Tyson; Ann Druyan
Publisher: New York : Ballantine, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Ballantine books trade paperback editionView all editions and formats
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Presents an illustrated guide to the universe and to Earth's relationship to it, moving from theories of creation to humankind's discovery of the cosmos, to general relativity, to space missions, and beyond.
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Genre/Form: Popular works
Nonfiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carl Sagan; Neil deGrasse Tyson; Ann Druyan
ISBN: 9780345539434 0345539435
OCLC Number: 864936766
Notes: Originally published: New York : Random House, ©1980.
"The classic bestseller. With a new foreword by Neil DeGrasse Tyson. Introduction by Ann Druyan."--Cover.
Description: xxix, 396 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 21 cm
Contents: The shores of the cosmic ocean --
One voice in the cosmic feud --
The harmony of worlds --
Heaven and hell --
Blues for a red planet --
Travelers' tales --
The backbone of the night --
Travels in space and time --
The lives of the stars --
The edge of forever --The persistence of memory --
Encyclopedia Galactica --
Who speaks for Earth?
Other Titles: Cosmos (Television program)
Responsibility: Carl Sagan. [reflections by Neil DeGrasse Tyson, foreword by Ann Druyan.].

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Presents an illustrated guide to the universe and to Earth's relationship to it, moving from theories of creation to humankind's discovery of the cosmos, to general relativity, to space missions, and beyond.

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