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Author: Heather Couper
Publisher: London : Aurum Press Ltd, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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The fascination with Space is one, which has gripped us throughout history. Nigel Henbest and Heather Couper, two world-renowned scientists in astrophysics, chart our discoveries throughout the ages in The Secret Life of Space. Revealing the true stories behind our biggest breakthroughs in astronomy and space exploration, they detail the chance, intuition and painstaking scientific investigation, which have led and  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Heather Couper
ISBN: 9781781313930 1781313938
OCLC Number: 904959552
Notes: Hardback.
Description: 304 pages ; 234 x 153 mm
Responsibility: Heather Couper.

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The Secret Life of Space is the definitive guide to understanding the key breakthroughs and discoveries mankind has made to unravel the mysteries of the Cosmos. This engaging and fast-paced narrative  Read more...

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