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The secret life of space

Author: Heather Couper; Nigel Henbest
Publisher: London : Aurum Press, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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 debunks the urban myths of astronomy, revealing the true stories behind our biggest breakthroughs.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Heather Couper; Nigel Henbest
ISBN: 9781781313930 1781313938
OCLC Number: 910427237
Notes: Includes index.
Description: v, 298 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (colour, black and white) ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Heather Couper and Nigel Henbest.

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