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Fred Hoyle : a life in science

Author: Simon Mitton
Publisher: London : Aurum, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The scientific life of Fred Hoyle (1915-2001) was truly unparalleled. During his career he wrote groundbreaking scientific papers and caused bitter disputes in the scientific community with his  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Fred Hoyle; Fred Hoyle; Fred Hoyle; Fred Hoyle
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Simon Mitton
ISBN: 1854109618 9781854109613 9780521189477 0521189470
OCLC Number: 56642127
Description: xi, 369 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Responsibility: Simon Mitton.

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'An elegantly written and thoroughly documented biography of a great and immensely influential scientist who was a fascinating personality as well.' Martin Rees, Astronomer Royal and President of the Read more...

 
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