skip to content
Men of the stars Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Men of the stars

Author: Patrick Moore
Publisher: New York : Gallery Books, ©1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick Moore
ISBN: 0831758155 9780831758158
OCLC Number: 14151517
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 120 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
Contents: Foreword --
Thales --
Aristarchus --
Ptolemy --
Ulugh Beigh --
Copernicus --
Tycho Brahe --
Johannes Kepler --
Development of Telescopes --
Galileo Galilei --
Johann Bayer --
Johannes Hevelius --
Jeremiah Horrocks --
Giovanni Cassini --
Christiaan Huygens --
Isaac Newton --
John Flamsteed --
Edmond Halley --
James Bradley --
Probes to the Inner Planets --
Mikhail Lomonosov --
Charles Messier --
Nevil Maskelyne --
William Herschel --
Pierre Laplace --
Johann Elert Bode --
Heinrich Olbers --
John Goodricke --
Friedrich Bessel --
Johann Schroter --
Joseph Fraunhofer --
William Bond --
Probes to Jupiter --
Beer and Madler --
The Earl of Rosse --
Sir George Airy --
Urbain Le Verrier --
William Huggins --
Giovanni Schiaparelli --
Sir David Gill --
Percival Lowell --
Edward Barnard --
Probes to Saturn and Beyond --
Max Wolf --
George Hale --
Eugenios Antoniadi --
Hertzsprung and Russell --
Karl Schwarzschild --
Vesto Melvin Slipher --
Bernhard Schmidt --
Leonid Kulik --
Sir Arthur Eddington --
Harlow Shapley --
Exploring the Galaxy --
Hubble and Humason --
Walter Baade --
George Gamow --
Karl Jansky --
Gerard Kuiper --
Yuri Gagarin --
Sir Martin Ryle --
Beyond the Galaxy --
The Space-Travellers --
Time Chart --
Glossary --
Index
Responsibility: Patrick Moore.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/14151517> # Men of the stars
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "14151517" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/819629> ; # Astronomers
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/6817848#Topic/astronomers> ; # Astronomers
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/520.922/e20/> ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:copyrightYear "1986" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/32062500> ; # Patrick Moore
   schema:datePublished "1986" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/6817848> ;
   schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
   schema:genre "Biographies"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Men of the stars"@en ;
   schema:productID "14151517" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/14151517#PublicationEvent/new_york_gallery_books_1986> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/6817848#Agent/gallery_books> ; # Gallery Books
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780831758158> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/14151517> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/819629> # Astronomers
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Astronomers"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/32062500> # Patrick Moore
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Moore" ;
   schema:givenName "Patrick" ;
   schema:name "Patrick Moore" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780831758158>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0831758155" ;
   schema:isbn "9780831758158" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.