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From here to infinity : the Royal Observatory, Greenwich guide to astronomy

Author: John Gribbin; Mary Gribbin; National Maritime Museum (Great Britain); Royal Observatory, Greenwich.
Publisher: London : National Maritime Museum, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From straightforward facts such as how far away the stars are and what it was that Galileo saw through his telescope, to broader questions such as whether the universe has an edge and if it is expanding, this book should appeal to all levels of interest. Concepts are supported by diagrams and colour photography.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Gribbin; Mary Gribbin; National Maritime Museum (Great Britain); Royal Observatory, Greenwich.
ISBN: 9780948065781 0948065788
OCLC Number: 213449074
Description: 248 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), map ; 23 cm
Responsibility: John Gribbin & Mary Gribbin.

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From straightforward facts such as how far away the stars are and what it was that Galileo saw through his telescope, to broader questions such as whether the universe has an edge and if it is expanding, this book should appeal to all levels of interest. Concepts are supported by diagrams and colour photography.

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